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Today, John Wayne Airport (JWA) launched its first ever photo contest to encourage Airport travelers and visitors to share how JWA connects them to what's important. Using #JWAconnects, participants 18 years or older and non-County of Orange employees can enter by uploading their original photos at from December 17, 2014 through February 17, 2015.

The public can vote for their favorite photos at A first, second and third place photo will be selected and featured on JWA's homepage,, from February through May. Winners will receive prizes ranging from a Southwest Airlines gift card, Javi's dining certificate or an XpresSpa voucher at locations in John Wayne Airport, or tickets to the Lyon Air Museum.
To enter a photo, vote for favorites or for more information about the contest, visit

John Wayne Airport launched the #JWAconnects campaign earlier this year to demonstrate how the Airport connects with the community, commerce and conservation efforts. To learn more about this campaign, visit

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