Photo of the Week

Some incredible photos submitted by our readers via Facebook and Instagram.

A throwback to the Sikorsky CH-124 Sea King’s final photo flight. Photo submitted by Instagram user @hazers_flightline using #verticalmag.
A throwback to the Sikorsky CH-124 Sea King’s final photo flight. Photo submitted by Instagram user @hazers_flightline using #verticalmag.
Throwback to the CH-124 Sea King’s final photo flight. Photo submitted by Instagram user @hazers_flightline using #verticalmag
A SkyLife Air Ambulance Bell 430 rests by the hangar. Photo by Paige Hernandez, submitted by Matty M. Brown via Facebook.
Heli Operations SeaKing HU.5SAR XV666 (Damian). Photo submitted by Instagram user @aircraftcrazy using #verticalmag
San Diego Fire Department’s Copter 2, a Bell 412, takes a rest from firefighting operations. Photo submitted by Instagram user @creighphotography using #verticalmag
Awesome fall capture of this UH-1D 'Huey'. Photo submitted by Instagram user @aviationmedia_alexnieder using #verticalmag
Orange County Fire Authority Bell 412 providing air support in Yorba Linda, California. Photo submitted by Instagram user @johnluciano_goodnight using #verticalmag
An Orange County Fire Authority Bell 412 provides air support in Yorba Linda, California. Photo submitted by Instagram user @johnluciano_goodnight using #verticalmag
An Airbus H145 arrives at London West Heliport in the U.K. Danny Nixon Photo
Irish Air Corps crewman winching from a Leonardo AW139 during training. Photo submitted by David O’Dowd
A Halloween-themed Airbus H125 from Eliticino-Tarmac SA. Photo submitted by Instagram user @helicopterphotosmicheleceresa using #verticalmag
U.S. Coast Guard MH-60T Jayhawk in Alaska. Photo submitted by Instagram user @646_photography using #verticalmag
A Sikorsky CH-54B from Helicopter Transport Services douses a hotspot on the Bobcat Fire in California. Photo submitted by Instagram user @jdhimg using #verticalmag
845 Naval Air Squadron on exercise with a Merlin HC3A. Photo submitted by Instagram user @iharding849 using #verticalmag
25th Combat Aviation Brigade CH-47F Chinook multi-ship flight around Hawaii islands. Photo submitted by Sarah Sangster
Air Zermatt Airbus H130 during sunset filming. Photo submitted by Michael Portmann
A high-speed capture of a Swedish Air Force HKP 15A, the local designation of the Leonardo AW109 in its utility variant. Photo submitted by Mattias Richter (Instagram user @mattiasrichteraviation) by tagging @verticalmag
Swedish Air Force HKP 15A, the local designation of the Leonardo AW109 in its utility variant. Photo submitted by Mattias Richter
160th SOAR AH-6M Little Birds taking on fuel. Photo submitted by Instagram user @picture_this_21 using #verticalmag
Onboard with the door gunners of a Spanish Army NHIndustries NH90. Photo submitted by Francisco Frances Torrontera (Instagram user @franciscofrancestorrontera) using #verticalmag
Irish Coast Guard Sikorsky S-92 “Rescue 115” departing University Hospital Galway following a successful rescue mission. Photo submitted by David McGrath
Bundespolizei Airbus EC135 and Polizei Sachsen-Anhalt H145 during annual mountain training. Photo submitted by Instagram user @aviationmedia_tomziegler using #verticalmag
Close-up of a Royal Netherlands Air Force Boeing CH-47 Chinook. Photo submitted by Richard George (Instagram user @rg___av) using #verticalmag
L.A. County Fire Air Operations Sikorsky S-70 Firehawk on its way to battle the Holser Fire in California. Photo submitted by Mike Gilbert (Instagram user @therealmikegilbert) by tagging @verticalmag
Nighttime ag operations with a Bell UH-1. Photo submitted by Michael Piper (Instagram user @piper_322) using #verticalmag
Two Airbus Tigers of the Spanish Army. Photo submitted by Jorge Guardia (Instagram user @jorgeguardia_photo) using #verticalmag
Soldiers queue at the rear of a Boeing CH-47 Chinook. Photo submitted by Beatriz Blancas (Instagram user @beatriz.m.blancas) using #verticalmag
Looking down on a Bell Boeing V-22 Osprey. Photo submitted by Michael Moors (Instagram user @stinger309) using #verticalmag
A crewmember hangs out the side of a Belgian Air Force NH90. Photo submitted by Tom Buysse (Instagram user @fototombuysse) using #verticalmag
Spray operations in Valais, Switzerland with an Aérospatiale SA315 B Lama. Photo submitted by Michele Ceresa (Instagram user @helicopterphotosmicheleceresa) using #verticalmag