The Maritime Air Prize. Awarded for the best photograph of one or more Royal Navy helicopters, this category is specifically for rotary wing images. Commended. Caption: Royal Navy Sea King Mk4 helicopter pilots and aircrews from Commando Helicopter Force (CHF) carry out a load lifting exercise as part of their arctic flying training, the training takes place some 200 miles inside the Arctic Circle at the Joint Helicopter Command (JHC) base near Bardufoss, Norway.
A German multi-purpose navy Westland Sea King MK 41 helicopter flies over a 212A-class U-34 submarine on the Baltic Sea off Eckernfoerde, northern Germany, on May 4, 2007. German defense officials have been left red-faced after a series of breakdowns delayed the first shipment of arms to Kurdish fighters in Iraq. AP