Near miss over London?

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  1. syscom3

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    I seen that on another site - its a hoax, they were 2000 feet apart, the legal ATC seperation in the airspece they were flying in....
     
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    Yep, funny how the optics works...
     
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    Visual Illusions - It is a big part of our flight training.
     
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    really? what kinda stuff do they teach you?
     
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    its called parallax
     
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    They teach us all the Visual Illusions like Motion Parallax, etc. They also teach us ways to combat those visual illusions so that we dont fly into things and what not.
     
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    any tips, you know, for when i'm off flying next :rolleyes:
     
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    I have one. Put your arms over your face, 'cos the last time someone kicked you up into the air you managed to splatter your face on the floor ... and although it made you look better ... it was quite cruel, and we had to clean up the mess.
     
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    D - how many beers did you have when you came up with that?!? :evil4:
     
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    I ... don't know.
     
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