Picture of the Week: AVweb's Flying Photography Showcase

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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. The top photos are featured on AVweb's home page, 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 on AVweb.com? Click here to submit it to our weekly contest.


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copyright Matthew Kiener
Used with permission

First Class Indeed!

Matthew Kiener of Pottersville, New Jersey tells us the gent traveling on this, um, luxury business jet is "my boy Bobby, on his trip from Maryland to Montana and my wife got to fly with him!"

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copyright Larry Raulston
Used with permission

History Flies By

"Jim Younkin's beautiful 1928 Curtis Wright Travel Air D-4000" courtesy of Larry Raulston of Neosho, Missouri; blue sky on loan from our favorite "POTW" contributor, Mother Nature.

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Used with permission of Brian Lee Robbins

Rise of the Great Pumpkin

Linus and the Peanuts gang may be sitting in the pumpkin patch waiting for the Great Pumpkin, but Brian Lee Robbins of Columbus, New Jersey has already had his close encounter a few weeks early.

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copyright Ron Chambless
Used with permission

Rainbow Over Burning Man Airport

Rainbow photos have been pouring in lately which isn't much of a surprise given that we enjoyed about six weeks of thunderstorm photos before the Rainbow Era. Ron Chambless of Boise, Idaho has the latest contribution to this fun genre, and it's a stunner. Ron was on hand for this year's Burning Man celebration in the Nevada desert and brought back a photo that's already monopolized our desktop.

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Used with permission of Mike Lawie

Wright Flag

Mike Lawie of Muskegon, Michigan flies us out this week with a high-flying flag on display at North Carolina's Wright Brothers National Memorial.

Got a hankering for mroe reader photos? Check out the slideshow on AVweb's home page.

Click here to submit your own photos to "POTW."

A quick note for submitters: If you've got several photos that you feel are "POTW" material, your best bet is to submit them one-a-week! That gives your photos a greater chance of seeing print on AVweb, and it makes the selection process a little easier on us, too. ;)

A Reminder About Copyrights:
Please take a moment to consider the source of your image before submitting to our "Picture of the Week" contest. If you did not take the photo yourself, ask yourself if you are indeed authorized to release publication rights to AVweb. If you're uncertain, consult the POTW Rules or or send us an e-mail.