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Hans Fairhurst commented on Hans Fairhurst's photo

Kuljak Arrow - MMSI 311013500

"My most photographed bulker, very regular."
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Hans Fairhurst commented on Hans Fairhurst's photo

Larus - MMSI 351049000

"Thanks Brian. Very unusual to see a bulker facing this way at this berth. The requirement is that is must be turned around as soon as it sufficiently unloaded."
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Hans Fairhurst commented on Steve Hood's photo


"Just looked at it in full-size, outstanding shot Steve."
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Lee Armstrong liked Steve Hood's photo
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Brian Cooke commented on Brian Cooke's photo


"Thanks Hans..... That's good to hear and I believe there's plenty still around :0)"
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Brian Cooke commented on Brian Cooke's photo


"Yes it's good to see a bit of action Hans"
15 minutes ago
Brian Cooke commented on Brian Cooke's photo


"Thanks Hans... Oh ok, I looked it up on the Bunbury Port site and that's where it said " not known""
17 minutes ago
Hans Fairhurst commented on Jack Dryden's photo

Minanur Cebi

"Very nice pic."
37 minutes ago
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Normand Atlantic

"Nice looking AHT/Supplier Jack, nice shot."
39 minutes ago
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Nord Savannah

"I have quite a few "Nords" but not this one, good shot."
41 minutes ago
Hans Fairhurst commented on Brian Cooke's photo


"Nice one Brian. That white powder keeps me in a job."
43 minutes ago
Hans Fairhurst commented on Brian Cooke's photo


"Good bit of port action."
44 minutes ago
Hans Fairhurst liked Brian Cooke's photo
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Hans Fairhurst commented on Brian Cooke's photo


"Good shot Brian. Heading for Canada (I think)."
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This site has been created to help you get the most from our applications and websites. Our flight radar app Plane Finder and marine traffic app Ship Finder enable you to track both flights and vessel traffic across the globe.

Here at Pinkfroot you'll find a very active and growing community of aviation and maritime enthusiasts and professionals.

Check out Plane Finder and Ship Finder for real time tracking on the iPhone, iPad, iPod, Android and Windows Phone.

We also provide a live air traffic radar map at to track flights and super fast live ship tracking of AIS ships at Both websites are free to use with no ads and provide the same amazing ADS-B and AIS virtual radar information straight to your PC or Mac.

Hopefully you've noticed too that coverage continues to expand - we really appreciate the generosity of everyone that helps us with this.

We hope that you continue to enjoy all of our iPhone, iPod, iPad, Windows Phone, Android and web applications.

Win an iPod - March 2015 Competition Running

We are delighted to announce that two more iPod touches are on their way to the latest winners of our photo competition. Congratulations to Janam Parikh and Jean-Luc Poliquin for these winning images.

(Click on the photos to learn more about them)

A6-EEP taken by Janam Parikh

Balmoral captured by Jean-Luc Poliquin

The March 2015 competition is now running and as before we welcome photographs from professionals and amateurs alike and there will be two more iPod Touches to win. Photos already uploaded are eligible too!

We really appreciate all photos uploaded to the website and any tagged or named with the MMSI or Plane Reg will show up in the apps.


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Light Trails and Others

Started by Wayne Lee in Photography. Last reply by Pete Webber Mar 2. 2 Replies

Flight Finder iOS App

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Ship Finder on a Samsung S4 tablet

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Ship Finder crash

Started by Rob van Tiel in Ship Finder. Last reply by Mark Daniels Jan 23. 4 Replies

Registration problems.

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Planefinder Instructions

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What photography kit do you use?

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Pics on plane finder

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Planefinder on Different Platforms

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Plane Finder News

TransAsia Airways plane crashes in Taiwan

A TransAsia Airways aircraft has crashed and burst into flames whilst making an emergency landing in Taiwan. Local media are reporting 47 deaths with 11 others seriously injured by the crash and fire. Flight GE222 (callsign TNA222) took off from Kaohsiung Siaogang Airport (KHH), Taiwan sat 17:43 (scheduled departure 17:00) local time and was originally […]

MH17 downed over Ukraine

Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 was downed yesterday over Ukraine with the loss of all 295 passengers and crew. News media report that Boeing 777-200ER aircraft, registration number 9M-MRD, was shot down by a surface to air missile. 9M-MRD Malaysian Airlines Boeing 777-200ER. Photo © Henk Jansen – The Boeing 777-200ER aircraft is the same […]

Virgin Australia plane reports hijack attempt en route to Bali

Virgin Australia flight VA41 has  reportedly been hijacked on route to Bali. The Boeing 737-800, registration number VH-YIF, has recently landed at Bali Ngurah Rai Airport (DPS). The aircraft had sent off from Brisbane International Airport at 01:00 UTC and was scheduled to fly to Bali. We tracked the flight here on Plane Finder.Playback of […]

What is ACARS?

It has been over a week since Malaysian Airlines flight 370 went missing and we have still not located the aircraft. There has been a lot of talk in the press about “ACARS” and that this was turned off and that the 01:37 transmission was never received. So what actually is this, what does it […]

Malaysian Boeing 777 missing presumed crashed

Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 has gone missing between Malaysia and Vietnam. The Boeing 777-200ER aircraft left Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) at 00:40 local time (16:40 GMT 7 March) and was bound for Capital International Airport (PEK) in Beijing, China. The aircraft was expected to land in Beigjing at 06:30 local time (20:30 GMT). The […]

Ship Finder News

Woman missing after yacht and dredger collide

A search is underway one mile off of Felixstowe following a collision between a yacht and a dredger.Two RNLI lifeboats and a number of commercial vessels are taking part in the search for the woman who fell from the yacht. One person from the yacht has also been rescued. The screenshot below shows the search […]

Aft section of MOL Comfort sinks

In an incident that poses serious questions for the shipping industry the container ship MOL Comfort snapped into two parts on 17 June in the Indian Ocean. Fortunately no crew were lost in the incident. It had been hoped that both the fore and aft sections would be recovered and that this in turn would […]

Ferry hits dock in Harwich

The ferry Sirena Seaways carrying 400 passengers and their vehicles hit the dockside at Harwich, Essex, England this afternoon. A lifeboat was launched and the  Essex Fire and Rescue Services rushed to the scene. The ferry, operated by DFDS Seaways,  is reported to be holed under the water line but has been stabilised by the […]

48 rescued after tourist boat hits rocks

A major rescue operation has been completed after a boat hit rocks off Pembrokeshire, Wales this afternoon. The Lady Helen was carrying 48 passengers, including many children, when she hit the rocks and started taking in water. The Milford Haven coastguard was alerted by a Mayday call from Lady Helen at 12:55. All passengers and […]

Cargo ship still aground on Farne Islands

The cargo vessel Danio remains aground this morning on the Farne Islands off of England’s Northumberland coast. The ship’s crew spent the night on board following the grounding at around 04:30 GMT on Saturday. The vessel went aground near to Little Harcar rock, close to the Longstone Lighthouse. The MV Danio was carrying timber from […]

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