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Airborne off rwy 27R operating flight LH903 to FRA.
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"Thanks Howard.  I've been travelling in Eastern Canada and have  a bunch of new photos to upload."
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"WOW : Awesome Capture Michael Sir !"
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At anchor in Bristol channel in Barry roads
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Emory S Land Heading Upriver

"Greta atmospheric shot Scott - like that"
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"Very nice clear shot - well good"
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Lady Mathilde

"Nice shot Alistair"
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Iris Bolten

"Nice clear shot - well loaded"
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Howard - Liverpool commented on Michael Wigg's photo


"Nice one Michael. Right side of a setting sun also - super"
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Howard - Liverpool commented on Patrick Lawson's photo

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"Very nice shot Patrick - good location"
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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.

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

Win an iPod - September 2014 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 Mike Prendergast and Juanma Bango for these winning images.

(Click on the photos to learn more about them)

Malaysian Airline A330-300 (9M-MTB) taken by Mike Prendergast

Finesse captured by Juanma Bango

The September 2014 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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Uploading of photos

Started by David Pygott in Photography. Last reply by David Pygott Sep 24. 2 Replies

wartime aircraft seen in videos

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Ship Viewing

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Posting pictures?

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Recent Flights

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Adding a picture to ship finder

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What photography kit do you use?

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Hstings air frequencies

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New Town found in Hampshire!

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Plane Finder News

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 […]

New Southwest Livery

The great new Southwest livery is now in Airline Finder!

Airline Finder updates live so look out for this and many more new airlines and liveries (and a bear!) More info here..

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