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Picture of the Week

Jim Thrash and Karen Carney of Oklahoma City, OK headline our latest batch of breathtaking reader-submitted photos.

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  • The End of a Great Day

    Tobias Meyer of Port Alfred, Eastern Cape (South Africa)

    The end of a great flying day at 43 Airschool in Port Alfred, South Africa.

  • Floating on a Cloud

    Ron Harway of Lasalle, ON (Canada)

    High-speed pass on the cloud.

    (Cropped.)

  • Photo Pass

    Bryan Painter of Fairfield, CA

    Nevada desert. BCP 3SGS.

  • U.N. 2013 Meeting in Geneva

    Gilbert Benzonana of Grand Lancy, Geneva (Switzerland)

    Each of the independent pictures was made near the beginning of runway 05 of the Geneva Airport at the end of a winter Saturday afternoon. This is one of the busiest periods of the airport, where people from all over the world come to enjoy winter sports in the Alps.

    Photos taken with a Pentax K5 camera equipped with a 200mm zoom. Various speeds and apertures used, depending on the light. Assembly using Picasa 3 and Photo Filtre 7 softwares.

  • Under the Rainbow

    Jim Thrash & Karen Carney of Oklahoma City, OK Karen Carney

    On February 14, 2013, UAL kicked off new non-stop service between OKC and CLE. As the airport operator, we arranged to have our ARFF unit give the flight a water cannon salute as they were taxiing out. The light was just right to catch a rainbow.

    Photo taken with iPhone 4S; cropped to reduce file size.

  • HB23/2400 at EDKV

    Marthan Klein of Dahlem, NRW (Germany)

  • Yellow and Yellow

    Phil Comingore of Madras, OR

  • Decked Out

    Richard Depinay of Keller, TX

  • Driggs, Idaho

    Ric Lee of Sandy, UT

    Having lunch in the Warbird Cafe in Driggs last Saturday when this beautiful 182 arrived.

    Taken with my iPhone 4 and resized only.

  • Arriving at Beech Party in Style

    Robert "Bob" Burns of Mauckport, IN

    Rick & Robert arrive at 2012 Beech Party (KTHA) in Tullahoma, Tennessee.

    Shot with Canon 7D, Canon 100mm- 400mmL series zoom lens. (Cropped.)

  • Eight-Second Ride, L-29 Style

    Royce J. Blankenship of Panama City, FL

    After running the L-29's engine, we put the tail back on. Aircraft is non-airworthy and at Haney Tech. Center.

    Link to video of running up the L-29:

The End of a Great Day

Tobias Meyer of Port Alfred, Eastern Cape (South Africa) The end of a great flying day at 43 Airschool in Port Alfred, South Africa.

AVweb baseball cap Each week, we go through dozens (and sometimes hundreds) of reader-submitted photos and pick the very best to share with you on Thursday mornings — and one photo that stands above the others is awarded an AVweb baseball cap as our "Picture of the Week." Want to see your photo here? Click here to submit it to our weekly contest.

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