Hawker Siddeley Dove B Aircraft

Hawker Siddeley Dove B Aircraft

A picture of a Hawker Siddeley Dove B aircraft which was presumably taken during an airshow because the aircraft has a name board in frontRead More

Chicago Helicopter Airways

Chicago Helicopter Airways

A picture of a man emerging from a helicopter and walking away across the tarmac. The Helicopter is part of the Chicago Helicopter Airways serviceRead More

Silver City Air Ferry City of Salisbury

Silver City Air Ferry ‘City of Salisbury’

This picture shows a car being driven aboard the Silver City Air Ferry called ‘City of Salisbury’. I think the airplane may be a Bristol 170,Read More

Douglas  DC-7 at night in the late 1950s

Douglas DC-7 at night in the late 1950s

A somewhat marked Kodak colour slide of a Douglas DC-7 on a runway late at night while it was either being prepared for take offRead More

RAF Rescue Helicopter

RAF Rescue Helicopter

A picture of an RAF rescue helicopter on the ground at, probably, an airshow. The side door is open and I can see the pilotsRead More

Britannia Airways boeing 737 on runway

Britannia Airways Boeing 737 on runway

A holiday snap shot of a Britannia Airways Boeing 737 sitting on a runway somewhere with another not too far away. This seems to haveRead More

Spitfire MH434 at an airshow in October 1974

Spitfire MH434 at an airshow in October 1974

A picture of the Supermarine Spitfire MH434 in October 1974. The aircraft is pictured with the propeller still spinning in this photo, so I assumeRead More

Reef King Catamaran

Reef King Catamaran and helicopter, May 1992

A picture of the Reef King catamaran which is run by a holiday company called Great Adventures which operates around Cairns in the North ofRead More

RAF helicopter

RAF helicopter hovering above the sea

An RAF helicopter hovering above the sea, probably on a practice flight in Singapore. Since this picture was taken by an RAF serviceman stationed atRead More

RAF plane at Seletar

RAF plane at Seletar in the early 1960s

A rather blurred picture of an RAF plane on the airfield at RAF Seletar in Singapore, taken on 127 format colour slide film in theRead More

View from the aircraft

View from the aircraft

A view of a lake and mountains from the window of an aircraft. Photo categories : Aeroplane|Lake|MountainsDate Picture Taken: Unknown [crp]

Air show

Air show

Another picture from the public air show somewhere. Photo categories : Aeroplane|Public EventDate Picture Taken: Unknown This photo features in a series. Click any pictureRead More

Air show

Air show

A public air show somewhere. Photo categories : Aeroplane|Public EventDate Picture Taken: Unknown This photo features in a series. Click any picture below to seeRead More

Jet fighter

Jet fighter

A picture of a jet fighter on display at an aircraft museum. Not being an aircraft expert I’m not sure of the model. Photo categoriesRead More

McDonnell Douglas Phantom

McDonnell Douglas Phantom

This is a McDonnell Douglas Phantom aircraft on the runway at RAF Wattisham in Suffolk on 4th July 1992. Photo category : AeroplaneDate Picture Taken:Read More

Hot air balloons

Hot air balloons

A picture of two hot air balloons starting their flight into the air. The date is 1980, but the location is unknown. Photo category :Read More

British Airways

British Airways jet being refuelled

A rather dirty picture of a British Airways jet being refuelled. There are reflections showing over the aircraft which shows that this picture was takenRead More

Very Old Aircraft

Very Old Aircraft

A picture of a very old aircraft just about to take off – at least I assume that is what is happening. The propeller isRead More

Air Canada Jet

Air Canada Jet

A picture of an Air Canada jet on the tarmac an an airport somewhere. Photo category : AeroplaneDate Picture Taken: 01 Aug 1971 [crp]

British Airways

British Airways

A British Airways jet in an airport somewhere. I’m not an aircraft expert, but his looks like a short haul jet of the 737 variety.Read More

Vickers Varsity plane

Vickers Varsity plane

A picture of an RAF Vickers Varsity plane on grass next to an airstrip. In the background is another plane, so I assume this wasRead More

Aircraft N21LF lear jet

Aircraft N21LF lear jet

A picture of a Jet standing on tarmac at an airport. According to this page, this is a Lear N21LF which is described as ‘experimental’.Read More

Business trip

Business trip ?

To me this suggests a group of people (all men) being photographed just before they embark on a business trip somewhere with the man inRead More

London airport from a Comet

London airport from a Comet

This is London Airport seen from the window of a Comet Jet in 1967. Unfortunately, there is a bit of camera shake on this picture,Read More

Fieseler Stork

Fieseler Stork

I’m not very knowledgable when it comes to aeroplanes, but in this case I’m reasonably confident that the identification is correct because the type isRead More

A hot air balloon

A hot air balloon

This shows a hot air balloon being prepared for a flight. It looks, by the amount the balloon is inflated, that it is almost readyRead More

A light aircraft

A light aircraft

A light aircraft on the edge of the frame – possibly just taxing to take off, or perhaps it’s just landed. Written on the sideRead More

A view out of the aircraft

A view out of the aircraft

This is looking out of a window of an aircraft as the plane presumably comes in to land (I assume the flaps are down becauseRead More

Comet aircraft coming in to land

Comet aircraft coming in to land

A jet aircraft either coming in to land, or taking off. At first I couldn’t think what aircraft it was and then, after a bitRead More

Aeroplane on runway

Aeroplane on runway

A rather faded picture, which also suffered from a heavy red colour cast, of an RAF propeller driven plane. Probably taken at a museum ratherRead More

A red biplane

A red biplane

This shows a group of biplanes but the main one in the picture is a red plane with the lettering N266Y. This could be anRead More

Military plane

Military plane

An aeroplane sitting on a field along with other planes. This looks American to me although it has the RAF insignia on it. Photo categoryRead More

Biplane N6985

Biplane N6985

This is a picture of a biplane with the markings of the RAF and number N6985. The date is not marked on the slide, butRead More

Lancaster Bomber

Lancaster Bomber

This is a picture of a Lancaster Bomber and I think that links it to another picture of a WWII bomber published a few daysRead More

Hang gliding part 2

Hang gliding part 2

This is another picture of the hang glider over Hay Bluff in December 1978 Photo category : AeroplaneDate Picture Taken: 01 Dec 1978 The LocationRead More

Grand canyon from an aeroplane

Grand canyon from an aeroplane

The writing on the frame of this colour slide says ‘Grand canyon from plane window’. There is some reflection of the light in the planeRead More

World war II bomber - Lancaster ?

World war II bomber – Lancaster ?

This shows a World War II vintage bomber in flight – it looks like a Lancaster, but I’m not an expert on WWII planes PhotoRead More

Hang gliding

Hang gliding

This shows someone hang gliding over the countryside above Hay Bluff in December 1978 Photo category : AeroplaneDate Picture Taken: 17 Dec 1978 The LocationRead More