WINNERS & FINALISTS

The forty 2015 Air & Space Magazine Photo Contest finalists are below. Voting for the Readers’ Choice award ended April 15, 2016, and the winner will be announced in the June/July issue. 

Finalists: Astronomy
Full moon in october
Finalist
The Pleiades from the deserts outside of phoenix
Finalist
Milky Way in the Joshua Tree National Park
Finalist
Lunar eclipse, VLA, New Mexico
Grand Prize Winner
Third Contact, Svalbard
Finalist
Aurora borealis, Svalbard
Finalist
Orion Nebula Complex
Finalist
Comet Lovejoy 1
Astronomy Winner
Finalists: People & Planes
Get ready for fence surfing!
Finalist
Are We Responsible For Him?
Finalist
Gravelly Point near National Airport
Finalist
Crew chief waiting for a jet to return.
Finalist
Inspiring the next generation
People & Planes Winner
Mascot, Pilot, blue sky, and Yellow T-6 of the Freedom Heritage Museum
Finalist
Hawk pilot in Close Formation
Finalist
Finalists: Civilian
Defeat of the Texas Rangers
Finalist
Balloon rally, Lexington VA
Finalist
Why did the 727 Cross the Road?
Finalist
It's all Relative
Finalist
Screaming Sasquatch Jet Waco over Naval Air Station Pensacola Airshow
Readers Choice Winner
Screamin’ Sasquatch
Finalist
Beech 18 under the stars
Finalist
Korean Air Airbus A388 on its final approach to LAX.
Finalist
Flagship Detroit and American Airways Building
Civilian Winner
Finalists: Military
Diamond Take Off
Finalist
Blue Angel and Golden Gate Bridge
Finalist
Hornet Shock Cone
Finalist
Arsenal of Democracy flyover
Finalist
Performing a postflight inspection during a dust storm.
Military Winner
A-10 Thunderbolt II After Refueling
Finalist
Spartans soaring above the mountains
Finalist
Red Arrows Rollbacks
Finalist