Photo of the Day 9th January 2024.

Side view of a red and white 4 engined jet freighter flying from left to right at a low altitude, with undercarriage lowered and flaps extended from the rear of the wings, suggesting it is about to land, with grey clouds filling the rest of the frame.
N_____, Douglas DC8-70, Emery Air Fright, in basic DHL colours, on final approach to Runway 24 at Manchester Airport, some time in the early 1990s.

Closeup of the white rear fuselage and tail of a 3 engined jet airliner parked facing to the right, with a view across the airfield to tower blocks behind trees in the background, under a grey sky.
JA8582, McDonnellDouglas MD11, Japan Air Lines, at Amsterdam Schipol, 27th September 1996.

 

Closeup of the white rear fuselage and red tail of a jet airliner parked facing to the left, with a grey chainlink fence in the foreground, and grey sky filling the background.
ZE700, British Aerospace 146-100 CC2 Statesman, 32 Squadron Royal Air Force, at Dundee Airport, 13th January 1995.

 

Close up of the white tail, with blue and red circular logo, of a jet airliner taxiing from left to right, with grass in the background slowly vanishing in to mist.
TC-___, Airbus A32_, Onur Air, at a murky Dusseldorf Airport, either 1993 or 1996.

 

Closeup of the white tail embellished with a stylised image of a red flying bird of a jet airliner parked facing to the right, with grey airport buildings in the background, under a steely grey sky.
B-____, Boeing 747-400, Air China, at Frankfurt Airport, either 1993 or 1996.

 

Closeup of the white and blue rear fuselage and tail of a jet airliner parked facing to the left, with a background of a general view across the airfield to wooded hills in the distance.
YL-BAL, British Aerospace Avro RJ70, Air Baltic, at Geneva Cointrin, 5th October 1996.

 

Side view of the red, white, and dark blue tail of a jet airliner parked facing to the left, with more aircraft in the background, under a grey sky.
N172DN, Boeing 767-332ER, Delta Air Lines, at Hamburg Airport, 26th October 1993.

 

Close up of the red, green, and black tail of a jet airliner flying from right to left at a low altitude, against a blue sky with fluffy white patches.
5Y-KZD, Boeing 787-8 DreamLiner, Kenya Airways, sailing over Myrtle Avenue on final approach to Runway 27L at London Heathrow, 22nd March 2018.

 

Closeup of the dark blue tail of a silver, 3 engined jet airliner, with white "Aeromexico" titles on the centre engine pod, parked facing to the right, with another couple of planes barely visible through the haze in the background.
XA-AMR, Douglas DC10-30, Aeromexico, at Paris Orly, 1st November 1993.

 

Lineup of 3 red and white tails on white, twin engined jet airliners, with the engines mounted on the rear fuselages, with yellow baggage carts in the foreground, under a bright but hazy sky.
OE-LDS, McDonnell Douglas MD81, Austrian Airlines, and sister ships OE-LDP, MD81, in the background, and OE-LMO, MD87 in the foreground, at Vienna Schwechat, 27th October 1993.