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2017 Virginia Aviation Photo Contest Winners

Aircraft

T-28B Troan

1. Photo taken by Alex Hrapunov, Goldvein, VA.  T-28B Trojan in the pouring rain at the Women Can Fly event at Warrenton-Fauquier Airport (HWY) on June 27, 2015.

 

 

F/A 18F Super Hornet

2. Photo taken by Alex Hrapunov, Goldvein, VA. F/A 18F Super Hornet and the wall of flames at the NAS Oceana air show on September 16, 2017.

 

 

Bucker Jungmann

3. Photo taken by Alex Hrapunov, Goldvein, VA. “To the moon and back” A Bucker Jungmann, owned and flown by Greg Stringer, captured in flight above the Warrenton-Fauquier Airport (HWY) in fall of 2017.

 

Christen Eagle

4. Photo taken by Alex Hrapunov, Goldvein, VA. Christen Eagle in flight showing of its colorful paint scheme during the East Coast Aerobatic Contest.

 

Citabria

5. Photo taken by Chad Weaver, Sandston, VA. Citabria picking up a banner at New Kent Airport (W96).

 

 

Two Cubs and a Champ

 

6. Photo taken by Chuck Tippett, Warrenton, VA. Two Cubs and a Champ add color in the snow at Sanford Field in Coles Point, VA.

 

Aerials

 

Summer Sunset on the upper James River

1. Photo taken by Robert Cumbie, Midlothian, VA.  A DJI Phantom 4 Pro drone captured a summer sunset on the upper James River near Robious Landing Park.  

 

Approaching to Land at 23VG

2. Photo taken by Alexander Peters, Lawrenceville, VA. A view from the classic 1946 J3 Piper Cub as it’s approaching to land at 23VG, a grass strip in Boydton, VA.

 

Free Ride in a Piper L4

3. Photo taken by Vicki Tippett, Warrenton, VA. Chuck Tippett giving a lucky raffle winner a ride in his Piper L4. The Free Flight Raffle is given to one lucky kid each Sunday after the Flying Circus Air Show.  

 

People

Elise Wheelock flying an Aeronca Super Decathalon

1. Photo taken by Alex Hrapunov, Goldvein, VA. Elise Wheelock flying an Aeronca Super Decathalon during the East Coast Aerobatic Contest held in Warrenton, VA on October 9, 2017.

 

 

Grandkids and the dog are ready to go flying

2. Photo taken by Chuck Tippett, Warrenton, VA.  The grandkids give Chuck the thumbs up as they pose with the dog in their holiday hats on the floats of his 1946 Taylorcraft Peter Pan and say, “Let’s go flying Pops!”

 

Haverfield International Powerline Repairs

3. Photo taken by Chad Weaver, Sandston, VA. Haverfield International Powerline Repairs departing W96 (New Kent Airport)