We have received news that the strikt rules of spotting at Konya AB has been reduced.
For at least Wednesday 6 May 2015 (the day prior to the spotters-event), the Turkish AF will allow spotters in dedicated areas around the airfield.
Base security will be present to keep an eye out, and help out spotters.
Our Turkish hosts during NATO Tiger Meet 2015 #NTM2015 have informed us that they intend to hold a spotters day #spottersday during the exercise.
The spottersday's will be held on the Thursday and Friday of week 1 (7 and 8 May 2015).
more details on how to register for the event will be anounced in the next weeks.
313 Squadron decided to donate a part of the income from the spottersday to the spots foundation. Today we received news of what they used this budget for.
SPOTS bought a quad for a unit in Russia who is protecting Siberian Tigers (only 400 left in the wild) and Amur leopards (only 50 left in the wild) from poachers.