Flight path LAX DOH (media.conspiracies.win)
posted ago by Allas8 ago by Allas8 +12 / -5
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seventh_sun 3 points ago +3 / -0

both are well north of the equator, so the shortest path between them seems to curve to the north on a map.

Allas8 [S] 1 point ago +1 / -0

That is why they fly west of Lake Athabasca and east of Finland?

jubyeonin 2 points ago +2 / -0

Maybe. Something like 99% of maps are inaccurate.


Allas8 [S] 1 point ago +1 / -0

I have a solution. Lets place the north pole at the center of all our maps, then suddenly world maps will start making sense.

Hullohoomans 0 points ago +2 / -2

Maybe plot it on a globe and it'll make more sense. Great circle routes are much faster, and must be adjusted for the Earth spinning beneath you when you fly.

Allas8 [S] 1 point ago +2 / -1

When Felix Baumgartner did the high altitude jump from a balloon he proved that the earth does not spin beneath us when we are in the air, as he landed about where he took off. He officially reached a altitude of 128.000 feet and his ascension took about 2.5 hours. He landed 44 miles east of his launch site.


Hullohoomans 1 point ago +1 / -0

You know you can steer while free falling through the atmosphere, right?

Allas8 [S] 1 point ago +1 / -0

I think Felix was more worried about stopping himself from spinning as he hit mach 1 then steering.

  • I have been in a violent spin for a long time. Feels like I have to pass out.


But sure, keep making excuses.

TrustNo1 1 point ago +1 / -0

Yo post more of this, getting sick of covid bullshit.

WindyJibbz 1 point ago +1 / -0

Lol interesting.

It’s a perfectly straight line on this map.