Winners include a pyrotechnic mushroom cloud, a night approach to Ecuador, a banking Israeli F-35, warbirds that still take flight and dazzling space launches.
The fury of space launches, the love of flight in a woman’s eye, heart-shaped vapor trails and the world’s largest aircraft are among the most compelling photos.
Our judges have strong backgrounds in photography, journalism and art and design. They bring an appreciation for aesthetics and love of aviation.
This year’s Aviation Week Photo Contest winners include a Canadian Snowbirds pilot, aerospace engineers, a space policy expert and a commercial pilot.