I flew my Grumman Tiger over the San Andreas fault (video)

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  1. mr_happyland

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    I flew my Grumman Tiger to explore the San Andreas fault the other day. It's only fitting that I posted this video Friday, the same day after I was awoken at 4:30 in the morning by an earthquake, whose epicenter was right at my home airport!!

     
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    Cool photography of the fault. Enjoyed the graphical explanations.
    Thank you!
     
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    Awesome video
     
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    Nice video. Felt like I was watching a National Geographic special. Thanks for posting.
     
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    Great video. No one could find fault with it.
     
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    Have to be careful that the sonic boom from the Tiger doesn't set it off.
     
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    I will admit part of me was wanting to film an earthquake happening from that vantage point :)
     
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    That was very cool! I had no idea that it was that visible.
     
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    did you brief both approach plates?
     
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    I thought the video was very well done! Liked the graphics and the history/geology lessons. You are becoming quite skilled at this.
     
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    First rate video!

    It’s educational, entertaining, pleasant to watch, and very well produced.
     
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    Man that creek shows a lot about the movement of the plates!

    The video makes me miss my Tiger all the more; lost it to a hail storm in June....