Flythrough following an aircraft from Carlisle to near Newcastle upon Tyne, following railway track lat/long data.
Plane is a quick model to show what can be done with collada files, so no comments about shoddyness.
The flythrough is created using the track data entered into Excel and VBA'd into a flight path.
Plane & camera tilt modelled automatically over the top to scale...
Detailed file with two overlays, path and curves. I used one of the overlays to draw the path, the current Google image has clouds, so, the path may not fit perfectly in the Google image. I hope to fix it as soon as Google gets rid of the cloud ;-)
TWA Flight 800 (TW800, TWA800) was a passenger flight from John F. Kennedy International Airport (New York) to Charles De Gaulle International Airport (Paris).
On July 17, 1996, the plane, a Boeing 747-131 registered as N93119, exploded off Long Island in mid-air and crashed into the ocean, killing all 230 people on board, including French guitarist Marcel Dadi and composer David...
Shows the 3hr flight path and position of the international space station in google sky. Such that you are able to identify when it will pass over your house, through which constellations and at what time. It also includes a local horizon and star tracking utility, so that you will always know which bearing/altitude to point your telescope.
Tour de France route map
Stage 9 - Sunday, July 10: Gérardmer - Mulhouse, 171 km
NOTE:The Route Path is slightly revised around the finishing line, refering the detail map below. The path starting from Gérardmer to Mulhouse is based on the GPS data at tour.ARD.de. I am not sure how to connect those 2 lines in the city of Mulhouse, but it may connect as I showed with green ...
Air Inter Flight 148 was a scheduled airline flight on 20 January 1992 that crashed in the Vosges Mountains, near Mont Sainte-Odile, while circling to land at Strasbourg Airport. 87 of the 96 onboard were killed.
Air New Zealand Flight 901 (TE901) was a scheduled Antarctic sightseeing flight from Auckland Airport in New Zealand. The Antarctic sightseeing flights were operated with McDonnell Douglas DC-10-30 aircraft and began in February 1977. On 28 November 1979 the 14th flight crashed into Mount Erebus, killing all 237 passengers and 20 crewmembers aboard.
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