High Flying Adventure
Photo Contest

Have you been island-hopping or mountain-topping, over jungle, desert or timeless tundra? If so, we want to share in your adventure.

Through Dec. 7, Hawker and Beechcraft owners, pilots and fans will have the opportunity to enter to win a cruise for two to Alaska, on Norwegian Cruise Line’s Sawyer Glacier Cruise.

To enter, participants are asked to visit and “like” Hawker Beechcraft’s Facebook page where they can upload a photo and fill out the entry form.

The lucky winner will receive:

  • Airfare from anywhere in the contiguous United States
  • 7-night roundtrip cruise to Alaska
  • $500 American Express gift card

Don’t forget to ask friends and family to vote for your favorite adventure photo. Public voting starts Nov. 25 so don’t delay. Upload your photo today.

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. NO TYPE OF PURCHASE OR PAYMENT  WILL INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. Void where prohibited.

Contest Rules

By entering the Hawker Beechcraft High Flying Adventure Photo Contest you agree to be bound by these Official Rules:

Eligibility

This photo contest is open to Hawker and Beechcraft owners, pilots and fans over the age of 18 who live in the contiguous United States. To take part, you must be pictured in the photo with the aircraft you own or fly. Failure to do so may result in disqualification.

Employees of Hawker Beechcraft, The Defense Company and their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, dealerships, promotion and advertising agencies (collectively, the “Promotion Entities”) and other individuals or entities associated with the creation, administration, implementation and execution of this contest as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings and children) and household members of each are ineligible to win.

Contest Dates

The competition begins at 9 a.m. PST on Oct. 29, 2012 and ends at 6 p.m. PST on Nov. 24, 2012. Public voting begins at 9 a.m. PST on Nov. 25 and ends at 6 p.m. PST on Dec. 7. Entries must be received no later than Nov. 25 at 6 p.m. PST to be eligible. Entries received after the contest closing date will not be considered regardless of whether the late receipt resulted from human, computer or transmission error.

Entry Guidelines

  • No purchase is necessary to enter the contest.
  • Theme: Entries should be a representation of one’s best adventure memory with a Hawker or Beechcraft aircraft.
  • Number: An individual who meets the eligibility requirements may only enter one photograph.
  • Entry Process: All entries must be submitted online via the official Hawker Beechcraft Facebook page in accordance with the Entry Form requirements. Entrants must be logged in to Facebook to submit their entries.
  • Anyone wishing to enter by email may email a digital file and a brief adventure description complying with the contest rules to: web@hawkerbeechcraft.com.  However, no emailed submissions can be returned and voting online could be delayed for processing time.
  • Image Format:
    • All images must be submitted online in JPG, GIF or PNG format.
    • File resolution must be a minimum of 72 pixels or larger.
    • Files size should be no larger than 2048×2048 to upload to Facebook.
    • Except with respect to cropping or resizing, digital editing of images is discouraged.

Voting & Judging

  • Voters must be logged in to Facebook to vote and may vote one time each day during the voting segment of the contest. Public voting begins at 9 a.m. PST on Nov. 25 and ends at 6 p.m. PST on Dec. 7.
  • Finalists for the Alaskan adventure cruise will be selected based on the number of qualified votes. A panel of five Hawker Beechcraft judges will select the winning finalist.

Winning Package

The lucky winner will receive:

  • Airfare from anywhere in the contiguous United States
  • 7-night roundtrip cruise to Alaska (subject to blackout dates)
  • $500 American Express gift card
  • The estimated prize value is $5,500 and the grand prize winner may be taxed by U.S. and/or state taxing authorities based on the value of the prize. The winner will not receive difference between actual and approximate retail value. The prize may not be exchanged or redeemed for cash, sold, or traded. No prize transfer, assignment, or substitution by the winner is permitted. HBC reserves the right to substitute a prize, in which case a prize of equal or greater value will be awarded.  The winner must accept the prize package as awarded.  Each prize is non-transferable and may not be exchanged for cash or any other consideration.  There is only one prize and no runner-up prizes will be awarded.
  • Employees of the sponsor and their family members or persons living in the same households of such individuals are not eligible to participate in this contest. All federal, state, and local laws apply.  The winner may be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility (except where prohibited) affirming his or her agreement to all terms, conditions, and restrictions in these contest rules.

Notification of Winner

The contest winner will be announced on Facebook at 9 a.m. PST on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012 and will also be contacted via email.  By submitting an entry in the contest the eventual winner consents to the release of their name by HBC.

Conditions of Participation

Upon request from the sponsor, entrants must promptly furnish proof of legal U.S. residency, legal age, and eligibility to enter the contest. An entrant’s failure promptly to comply with such a request will result in the entrant’s disqualification. The winner is subject to verification by the sponsor, whose decisions are final and binding in all matters related to the contest. An entrant is not a winner of any prize unless and until entrant’s eligibility has been verified and entrant has been notified that verification is complete. In the event that a winner is determined to be ineligible, the prize will be forfeited and the sponsor reserves the right to randomly select an alternate winner from among the remaining eligible entries. In the event that a winner is determined to be ineligible or fails to respond to sponsor within sixty (60) days of sponsor’s first attempted notification, the Prize will be forfeited and the sponsor reserves the right to randomly select an alternate winner from among the remaining eligible entries. The sponsor reserves the right to terminate the contest without awarding the prize if no eligible winner or alternate winner claims the prize within the required time period.

The winner will be required to execute and return to sponsor a liability release and affidavit of eligibility without modification (except where prohibited) within [30] days of notice of winning. In the event that Winner fails to execute and return a liability release and affidavit of eligibility (except where prohibited) within 30 days of notice of winning, or in the event that winner returns the release and affidavit form with modifications, the winner’s prize may be forfeited and the sponsor may randomly select an alternate winner from among the remaining eligible entries.

The winner will be solely responsible for any and all local, state, and federal taxes. The sponsor will report any individual winnings over $600 (in cash or fair market value of goods or services) in a one-year period to the Internal Revenue Service.  The winner will receive a Form 1099 from sponsor if sponsor reports any winnings to the Internal Revenue Service.