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PostPosted: Fri Jun 17, 2005 12:02 pm
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It appears the buildings are leaning different directions, or they didn't level off the ground before building Laughing


We have a winner! but what really gets me, is this: I challenge you to find the splice. I havn't found it yet Smile

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PostPosted: Fri Jun 17, 2005 12:54 pm
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They bent the Washington Monument, it's gonna fall overrrrr.......!

goto/world=Earth&l...p;dir=-0.1

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PostPosted: Fri Jun 17, 2005 1:03 pm
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Here's the new Dulles wing of the National Air and space museum when it was being built - about 1/3 done (use USGS Urban data, very fine shots)!

goto/world=Earth&l...p;dir=-0.1

If you want to see a Lockheed Constellation sitting out in the open, scroll NORTH and just a tad tothe west - sitting to the right of a hangar, out in the boondocks of the south field of Dulles airport - you can see the triple-tail, and I've seen that plane from my airliner window many many times! C-130 parked on the other side of the hangar.....

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PostPosted: Fri Jun 17, 2005 5:24 pm
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cool,

after playing with it more figured out how to better work it.

goto/world=Earth&l...mp;dir=1.0

This is the flight school were I earned my PPL for rotorcraft. you can just make out the main rotor of the Robby I trained and passed my check ride in (just left of the cross hairs in front of the hangar). Use urban Ortho.
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 17, 2005 11:48 pm
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Van Nuys......Way cool!

Airports are interesting subjects...spent some time looking for airborne planes on final or departure....nothing yet but I'm hoping to catch one "in the act"!

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PostPosted: Fri Jun 17, 2005 11:55 pm
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Here's an SR-71 sitting out in the open at March AFB Museum...and a couple of B-29's it looks like, and a BUFF...also there's a B-17 there (I've seen it) but see if you can recognize it.....USGS 1M Ortho...

goto/world=Earth&l...mp;dir=1.0

...and another B-17 sitting outside the Chino Air Museum...lotta cool planes, DANG and it's just outside the "Urban Ortho" area, DRAT!

goto/world=Earth&l...mp;dir=1.0

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PostPosted: Sat Jun 18, 2005 9:02 am
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Here's an SR-71 sitting out in the open at March AFB Museum...and a couple of B-29's it looks like, and a BUFF...also there's a B-17 there (I've seen it) but see if you can recognize it.....USGS 1M Ortho...

goto/world=Earth&l...mp;dir=1.0


Let's see... I see (I think :mrgreen:): B-24, Boxcar thingy, KC-135, B-52, F-111, B-29, and a bunch of blurry planes Smile

If you want to see some planes, check out Aviation Challenge/Space Camp in Huntsville Alabama:

goto/world=Earth&l...mp;dir=1.0

There are: F-4, Harrier, T-38, F-111, Intruder, F-16D, F-14, Mig-17, Cobra Helo, and another helo, I can't remember what kind it is though. If you head west, you'll find Space Camp with it's space shuttle, a couple Saturn V's, and a bunch of other rockets. You'll also see an A-12 (one seater SR-71) on the north side of Space Camp.

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PostPosted: Sat Jun 18, 2005 10:27 am
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NICE!!!

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PostPosted: Sat Jun 18, 2005 10:49 am
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Dangit this thing is really starting to blow my mind now...I just found out about the right-mouse-button-and-drag thing.......!!!

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PostPosted: Sun Jun 19, 2005 7:57 am
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Alright, I'm addicted. Laughing

The Queen Mary (Urban ortho)

goto/world=Earth&l...mp;dir=7.3
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PostPosted: Sun Jun 19, 2005 8:51 am
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A couple of carriers in dock at Norfolk... (USGS Digital Ortho)

goto/world=Earth&l...p;tilt=0.2

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