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Potential Seattle Area Spotters Group?  
User currently offlineAtcStudent From United States of America, joined Mar 2011, 12 posts, RR: 0
Posted (4 years 4 months 2 weeks 6 days 1 hour ago) and read 4307 times:

I was just in Washington DC recently, and while looking up spotting information for KIAD, I stumbled upon the Washington Baltimore Spotters group. (www.washbaltspotters.net)

I was thinking it might be a good idea to start something like that here, in Seattle, as I am new to aviation photography, and it would be awesome to go shooting with others. I would be more than happy to set this up, but I wanted to make sure that A. people were interested, and B. there wasn't something already like this. I know there are a lot of Seattle-area spotters, it would be nice to be part of an organized group.

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User currently offlineKSBD From United States of America, joined Mar 2008, 53 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (4 years 4 months 2 weeks 6 days 1 hour ago) and read 4289 times:

I don't have a camera but I'll join ya!

User currently offlineTK787 From United States of America, joined Jan 2006, 4998 posts, RR: 11
Reply 2, posted (4 years 4 months 2 weeks 5 days 23 hours ago) and read 4222 times:

I am not in Seattle any longer but 20 years ago there was a huge group spotting, listening to the radios. Now there is a 3rd runway where we used to gather!

User currently offlineGEG2RAP From United States of America, joined Sep 2003, 863 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (4 years 4 months 2 weeks 5 days 23 hours ago) and read 4209 times:

I live in Yakima, but I would be up for it a few times a year when I am in Seattle 
I was a part of one in MSP and it was pretty fun!!

User currently offlineseachaz From United States of America, joined Apr 2005, 222 posts, RR: 8
Reply 4, posted (4 years 4 months 2 weeks 5 days 19 hours ago) and read 4142 times:

There is a fairly large spotter/photographer community in the area already but not formally organized. I haven't been very active the past year or so but when I was I ran into people more often at PAE and BFI - SEA just isn't all that good of an airport to spot at comparatively. The 'water tower' is the only area for a group to really gather and its a bit removed particularly if traffic is on the 3rd runway.

Here is a Flickr group for some of the area photographers if your looking for contacts: http://www.flickr.com/groups/pnwap/

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