Media Information for AIRFest 18
All members of the press are invited contact the KLOUDBusters AIRFest 18 Organizing
committee (firstname.lastname@example.org) for information on AIRFest 18.
Photographers Information for AIRFest 18
Photographers wishing access within the flight line perimeter must purchase a special
photographers identification vest from KLOUDBusters at a cost of $35. If you don't
have a vest purchased from us you will not be allowed on the range.
Only PROFESSIONAL Photographers
will be allowed on the flight line.
To get a vest and badge to gain access to the flight line, you must complete a "AIRFest 18 Photographers Access Form"
to the start of AIRFest 18 specifying which publication or company you represent.
"Freelance" is not acceptable.
Each photographer desiring access within the flight line perimeter must complete
the "AIRFest 18 Photographers Access Form"
purchase a photographers identification vest from KLOUDBusters.
Each photographer must have a personal FM radio on their person and listen to flight
operations broadcast while on the range. No exceptions. These may be purchased at
WalMart, Best Buy, etc. for a nominal cost. All launch operations on the PA will
be broadcast on FM and at times it is necessary to give instructions to photographers
via the PA/FM broadcast.
The "AIRFest 18 Photographers Access Form"
be found here
. Complete the form and mail your $35
to: AIRFest 18 / KLOUDBusters Inc., c/o Science Education Center, 2730 Boulevard Plaza,
Wichita, KS 67211-3812. You can pick-up your photographers vest and badge at registration
when you arrive at the launch site. No refunds.
Control of photographers on the flight line will be the responsibility of the on-duty
Launch Control Officer and the Launch Director. Failure to comply with their direction
will result in the immediate revocation of photographers privileges without refund.
KLOUDBusters reserves the right to limit the per-company number of photographers
and the number of photographers on the flight line at any given time.
All of the above has been implemented to promote the safety of everyone attending
AIRFest 18, to keep the flow of the launch running smoothly, and avoid unnecessary
delays or inconvenience to flyers from photographers actions.