If you are looking for photos of a specific aircraft type, use this menu. Please note that, due to space constraints, this menu includes only some of the more requested aircraft in our database.
If the aircraft you're searching for is not in this list, use the 'Keywords' field further down in the search menus.
Some menu selections include a generic aircraft model, as well as more specific variants of that airliner.
These variants are denoted by a - before the aircraft name.
Selecting 'Boeing 747,' for example, will show results featuring all Boeing 747 jetliners in our database, while selecting '- Boeing 747-200' will show all Boeing 747-200 variants in our database (Boeing 747-200, Boeing 747-212B, Boeing 747-283F, etc.)
If you are looking for photos of a specific airline, use this menu.
Please note that, due to space constraints, this menu includes only airlines of which 10 or more photos exist in our database.
If the airline you're searching for is not in this list, use the 'Keywords' field further down in the search menu.
Airlines are listed in alphabetical order.
If you are looking for photos taken in a specific country, or at a specific airport, use this menu.
All countries represented in our database are included in this selection menu, which is updated automatically as the database grows.
There must be at least 20 photos from a specific airport in the database before that airport is added to this list.
Use this option to include only photos taken by a specific photographer in your search.
This pulldown menu, in addition to each photographer available as a search limiter, also shows the number of photos currently in the database for each specific photographer, enclosed in brackets.
For example, an option of: - Paul Jones  .. indicates that there are 550 total photos taken by Paul Jones currently in the database.
Note: The total number of photos, enclosed in brackets, is updated four (4) times hourly, and may be slightly inaccurate.
Photographers must have 100 or more photos in the database before their name is included in this selection menu.. The 'All Photographers' selection is the default selection for this option.
If you are looking for a specific category of photo, use this menu.
You may select to display only photos from certain categories, such as Special Paintschemes, Flight Deck photos, etc. New categories are constantly being added to this list.
The 'Keywords' field is perhaps the most useful field included in our search engine. Using this field, you may search for any word, term, or combinations of terms in our database. Every photo field is covered by the Keywords search routine.
The Keywords field is ideal for searching for such specifics as aircraft registrations, photographers' names, specific airport/city names, specific paintschemes (i.e. 'Wunala Dreaming'), etc. To use the Keywords field, begin by selecting a Keyworld search field. You may select either a specific database field (airline, aircraft, etc.), or choose to match your keyword to all database fields.
Next, select a Keyword limiter. There are three options from which to choose: - is exactly - starts with - contains Select the appropriate limiter for your search, then enter the keyword(s) you wish to search in the box on the right.
The Keywords search field is not case-sensitive.
Use this option to include only photos taken in a specific year in your search.
This pulldown menu, in addition to each year available as a search limiter, also shows the number of photos currently in the database for each specific year, enclosed in brackets. For example, an option of: - 2003  .. indicates that there are 55,000 total photos taken in the year 2003 currently in the database. *Note: The total number of photos, enclosed in brackets, is updated four (4) times hourly, and may be slightly inaccurate.
Additionally, decade ranges (1990-1999, etc.) are available as selections in this menu. Selecting a decade range will show all photos matching your other search criteria from the selected decade. The 'All Years' selection is the default selection for this option.
Note: One of the newer CL350s for NetJets arriving this afternoon from Asheville, NC. Its funny to see these registrations which are recycled from their G200s that used to be frequent visitors to SJO. New to the DB. [Canon EOS 7D Mark II + Canon...
Note: Now this is something you don't see every day. A pristine Waco YMF built, believe it or not, in 1997 by Waco Classic Aircraft Corporation, a "modern" version of the original YMF built in the 1930s fitted for today's safety standards but...
Note: I remember a couple or three of these parked together at PDK that day, probably on a trip from Florida together. Back then this was just a year old after being delivered in 200, now its 10 years old! Time flies... [Canon EOS 350D + Canon...
Note: Very nice Mexican Embraer Phenom 100 heading out to Bocas Del Toro, Panama after arriving last night from Tuxtla Gutierrez, Mexico. Phenoms usually never disappoint with their schemes! New to the DB. [Canon EOS 7D Mark II + Canon EF...
Note: I remember being so stoked to see a Las Vegas Sands bird in PDK that day. I believe up to date, it is still the only Sands bird I've ever properly spotted! [Canon EOS 350D + Canon EF 100-400mm f4.5-5.6 L IS USM]
Note: Being an old pic, it was actually quite complicated find out what SN this P180 was as N184SL was worn by three different P180s. All have been re-registered but with the photo date and cancellation dates I was able to trace it as SN 1158. I...
Note: A pleasure to see the old N78HL back in SJO with its new owners. Have spotted this frame many times in the past both in SJO and SYQ. Arriving from Sarasota & Key West this afternoon. New to the DB. [Canon EOS 7D Mark II + Canon EF...
Note: "Goodspeed 157" from Grand Cayman coming to a slow on RWY07 for a quick turn-around back to GCM. Was actually waiting for a NetJets Global that at the end never turned up for parking but this was a nice bonus with its grey base scheme. New...
Note: N456CL now with AeroCare Air Ambulance Service arriving from Fort Lauderdale Executive this morning in one of several medevacs these past few weeks in SJO. As usual, the higher influx of tourist means a higher risk of someone suffering an...
Note: Another gorgeous Phenom 300 from Elite Jets arriving from Naples this morning. Caught N5A earlier this year and hopefully can get the remaining two Phenoms soon. They also own a Legacy 500 in the same scheme. New to the DB. [Canon EOS 7D...
Note: Ex. A9C-DHD after serving in the Arabian peninsula now headed for storage at Goodyear after stopping for customs at Tucson. Just a week ago sister ship ex. A9C-DHC, now N314ST, also went in to storage. Hope they find a new operator soon!...
Note: Privaria's Falcon 2000 N420MN which I believe is pretty new in their fleet heading back empty to FXE after dropping off pax from Boca Raton this morning. Ex. N711PE & N105LF. New to the DB. [Canon EOS 7D Mark II + Canon EF 100-400mm...
Note: "Twilight 60" from Bedford, MA arriving this afternoon to SJO. Simple blue scheme but looks sharp on the 605. Seen at PBI I believe sometime in 2016. New to the DB. [Canon EOS 7D Mark II + Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM]
Note: Spotted cn 1419 before at Toluca when it wore N617WM. Now operating as N658DV with Million Air Dallas. Quick arrival from Addison to head out with pax to Nashville. New to the DB. [Canon EOS 7D Mark II + Canon EF 70-200mm f2.8 L IS USM]
Note: N60PC has now been worn on three Learjets; cn 109 until 2008, this one cn 351 until 2014 and now currently on a Learjet 75. This particular one is still active as N392DL.
[Canon EOS 350D + Canon EF 100-400mm f4.5-5.6 L IS USM]
Note: I had given up on this Sabre as it was supposed to be an all-night operation. They arrived Wednesday night around 9:00pm and departed around 10:30pm from Quito to Cancun and were supposed to pass again last night but somehow they managed...
Note: Helidosa has always been a "Citation" company owning two C750s, a C680, a couple of Bravos, a Mustang, an XLS and a CJ2 but Gulfstream? When I saw N50EE went to the HI register I was amazed Helidosa took it up! More than happy to get an...
Note: One of Georgia Power's many LJ45s that went in & out that day. Today three have been replaced by newer LJ75s but N30PC continues to be active with them. [Canon EOS 350D + Canon EF 100-400mm f4.5-5.6 L IS USM]
Note: Delivered new in 2006 and eventually converted to an LX after being retrofitted with winglets. One of my favorite captures of PDK that day. [Canon EOS 350D + Canon EF 100-400mm f4.5-5.6 L IS USM]