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Welcome to the aircraft index page of our website. On this page, you will find our directory of all the aircraft depicted in our aviation art prints and paintings. We have also made a variety of sub-directories available splitting our massive collection down into specific areas of interest, based on country or era. In addition, we have also highlighted some of the most popular aircraft in aviation art, and a few other extras!
AviationArtPrints.com has probably the largest range of aircraft art prints available anywhere in the world. As part of the Cranston Fine Arts group we have full access to huge range of prints which are not available from any other dealer. In addition to publishing hundreds of our own aviation art prints, in recent years we have bought over the entire back catalogue of aviation art prints of Nicolas Trudgian and Gerald Coulson from their publisher, as well as the prints of several other aviation artists. Because of this, we can offer you these now very sought after aviation art prints with great discounts.
What makes AviationArtPrints.com different to other online aviation art sellers?
We take pride in commissioning a number of aviation artists to produce new original paintings on a regular basis. While other websites offer some of the same prints we stock, many do not commission any original artwork of their own, and are in effect drop-shipping the products as middlemen. We have supported the production of original artwork for over 25 years.
At AviationArtPrints.com, a large percentage of our stock is not available anywhere else. Not only is this due to us publishing our own prints from the art we commission, but also due to our buying power, which has allowed us to buy up thousands of prints from other publishers and artists. Most notably of our recent acquisitions was the entire collection of Nicolas Trudgian prints, which now almost invariably can no longer be found anywhere else.
We are also committed to exploring new areas of aviation art - we don't just do Spitfires and Lancasters! While 'classic' images are of course part of our inventory of stock, in recent years we have commissioned artwork depicting wide and varied types of aircraft, from early WW1 aircraft like the Otto Pusher to post-war test planes like the TSR-2. In fact, at the time of writing, there are over 370 different aircraft types in our art database, with 8500 products in our massive online shop.
As you browse our site, we think you will agree we have the largest selection of aviation artwork online. We have made our website extremely easy to browse, with easy to use menus to find any aircraft, squadron or aviation artist, and we have even integrated our signature database of over 2000 pilots and aircrew into our menus. In our experience, you will rarely find anything other than a mention of who has signed a print on other websites. We have collated all the information we can gather about the signatures on each print and provided this as part of our website - you can click a name and be taken to a list of all the artwork they have signed. If you collect signatures on your artwork, or just want to know more about any of the signatures on aviation art, you will not find a better resource on the internet than this website.
See our aviation history timeline for all today's historical aviation events - air victories, aircraft losses and pilot details.
|RECENT UPDATES TO OUR AVIATION HISTORY DATABASES|
|Lieutenant Colonel Michael D Cannon added to aircrew database :|
Joining the Hell Hawks in January 1945 he notched up a n impressive 48 combat missions before the end of the war, flying his P-47 Haulin Ass II on ground attack and strafing missions during the push through Germany.
|Updates made to Aircrew database for : Flight Lieutenant Ken Tempest : Birth date updated, Date of death updated, Deceased updated, Aircraft updated, Squadron service dates updated|
|New victory claim added : Me109 claimed on 11th May 1942 by Squadron Leader A. R. H. Barton of No.126 Sqn RAF|
|1st Lieutenant Lavern R Alcorn added to aircrew database :|
Joining the Hell Hawks just after D-Day he was shot down by ground fire over occupied Falaise in August but with the help of French civilians evaded capture and returned to his unit. He finished the war with 79 combat missions and scored two aerial victories in April 1945.
|New victory claim added : Me109 (Probable victory.) claimed on 11th November 1940 by Robert Innes of No.253 Sqn RAF|
|Lieutenant Colonel Thomas E Stanton added to aircrew database :|
387th Fighter Squadron Hell Hawks P-47 pilot.
|Updates made to Aircrew database for : Captain Viv Gunton : Aircraft updated|
|Updates made to Airframes database for : Hampden AD899 : Aircrew updated (added Pilot Officer J. G. Curley)|
|J. N. Fisher added to aircrew database.|
|Updates made to Airframes database for : Hampden AD738 :|
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