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How Did You Find

Sun May 11, 2003 10:21 pm

I found it by entering the word 'Airline' into a search engine and this came up....Been here ever since.

So there's got to be 100's of different ways other guys came across this place...Lets here em.

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RE: How Did You Find

Sun May 11, 2003 10:29 pm

Took a trip to SIN in 1998 and at BKK - I saw a China Airlines 744 taxiing towards the runway on its way to HKG. That's when I thought "Wow.. that livery looks nice!" - so when I got home, I went to Yahoo and did a search for "China Airlines Photos" - and the rest is history  Smile

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RE: How Did You Find

Mon May 12, 2003 1:09 am

Needed to find some airliner pictures for a school project at the end of 9th grade (May of 2000), and a search on a search engine (I forget which one) turned up

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RE: How Did You Find

Mon May 12, 2003 1:16 am

About 2-3 years ago, I typed in "Airplane pictures" into a search engine because I was bored.

I'm glad I did!

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RE: How Did You Find

Mon May 12, 2003 1:18 am

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RE: How Did You Find

Mon May 12, 2003 1:19 am

Searching the web for 'Airline pictures' back in summer 97.
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RE: How Did You Find

Mon May 12, 2003 1:23 am

I just search for photo airplane and found it. I never thought it was the best forum in the world! Glad we have it here for years.  Smile/happy/getting dizzy


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RE: How Did You Find

Mon May 12, 2003 1:34 am

It has been so long that I forgot. Sometime in 1998.

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RE: How Did You Find

Mon May 12, 2003 1:50 am

About 4 years ago (maybe) I searched on Google for Futura... found the pics of Futura, then a couple of years later became a member on the forums.

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RE: How Did You Find

Mon May 12, 2003 1:50 am

August 1998 doing a search on aol for airplane photos.

Great Site!!!!!

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RE: How Did You Find

Mon May 12, 2003 2:52 am

I discovered the site in 1999 after being told about it by a coworker back when I worked @ AirTran. Mainly looked at the photos the first 18 months before I finally joined the Forums.
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RE: How Did You Find

Mon May 12, 2003 3:09 am

In 1999. I came to via link from .

RE: How Did You Find

Mon May 12, 2003 8:47 am

Back in 1999, bored with school. Probably sitting in the computer lab, typing in "airplane pictures" into a search engine, Most likely Yahoo. Came across and clicked the link....

Spent the first couple years just looking at the photos never bothering to Click "discussion forums" Then, around early 2001, began reading into the forums and like them, then on Nov. 8 2001, signed up as a user...

The best site in the internet I know of now....

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RE: How Did You Find

Mon May 12, 2003 12:38 pm

I discovered from postings on that mentioned this web site in 1990.  Smile
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RE: How Did You Find

Tue May 13, 2003 2:57 am

In about September 2001, I typed in 'airliner photos' on Google. Almost all the links found were to
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RE: How Did You Find

Tue May 13, 2003 3:44 am

I can't even remember how I came here. I wonder how many hours I've spent on this site in all...
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RE: How Did You Find

Tue May 13, 2003 3:52 am

The guy sitting next to me at the computer lab had a couple of very nice photos as his computer desktop, I asked where he got them......and the rest is history.
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RE: How Did You Find

Tue May 13, 2003 5:25 am

Saw this commercial on a flightsim site once, the site is no more I think, but it was about the introduction of those postcard things, and I saw one of the postcards and there was a small sign in the right hand corner that said: and I just had to check it out!

Joined this forum thing a bit later, because I had to ask something, which I don't remember Big grin but it's well over three years ago  Smile

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RE: How Did You Find

Tue May 13, 2003 9:22 am

Searched for "US Airways A330 Pictures" on Yahoo!. Found the site, started exploring, and the rest is history.

I found the site at the end of 2000 or start of 2001, and looked through the database mostly. (I remember talking with a girl I liked on MSN in 3/01 while looking up TW L-1011 pics, so it was at least then....amazing how I remember things like that!) I wasn't really interested in the forums until I actually looked in them & wanted to join. Did so on 9/1/01, just in time to talk about what would happen 10 days later...

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RE: How Did You Find

Tue May 13, 2003 11:25 am

Would like to thank my cousin for this wonderful website.

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RE: How Did You Find

Tue May 13, 2003 12:11 pm

I came. Like a heard of caribou on their annual migration north I just came.

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RE: How Did You Find

Tue May 13, 2003 5:16 pm

I can't remember, but I guess it was in a search engine looking for Lao Aviation pictures or another cool airline ...
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RE: How Did You Find

Tue May 13, 2003 9:35 pm

Was searching for some a/c's registration... and this site popped up.
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RE: How Did You Find

Wed May 14, 2003 1:52 am

Over 4 years ago, my friend told me to become a member of this site, I did.
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RE: How Did You Find

Wed May 14, 2003 7:44 pm

I'm old school. I saw a review of the site in Airliners Magazine way back in 1997. I checked it out andhave been around ever since.
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RE: How Did You Find

Wed May 14, 2003 10:34 pm

September 1999, While searching 'Asiana Airlines'(I think) on Yahoo.
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