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This Video Taken From A Plane Inside The Eye Of Hurricane Irma Is Very Intense
Jalopnik ^ | 9/6 | Erik Schilling

Posted on 09/06/2017 12:51:37 PM PDT by nickcarraway

Edited on 09/06/2017 2:26:11 PM PDT by Sidebar Moderator. [history]

Irma, a Category 5 hurricane, is currently making landfall in the Caribbean on the islands east of Puerto Rico, and, like they have with other storms, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has sent planes in to the stormís eye. Things get intense. And by intense, I mean pants-shittingly terrifying.


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TOPICS: Local News; Travel; Weather
KEYWORDS: aircraft; hurricane; irma
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There are some videos at the site.

1 posted on 09/06/2017 12:51:37 PM PDT by nickcarraway
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To: SkyDancer; SkyPilot

Ping


2 posted on 09/06/2017 12:53:20 PM PDT by nickcarraway
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To: nickcarraway

Inside the eye is a sunny, calm day.

This is inside the WALL of the eye.


3 posted on 09/06/2017 12:55:19 PM PDT by Jim 0216
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To: nickcarraway

“And by intense, I mean pants-shittingly terrifying.”

That’s quite a colorful comment.


4 posted on 09/06/2017 1:01:52 PM PDT by MeganC (Democrat by birth, Republican by default, conservative by principle.)
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To: nickcarraway

Later


5 posted on 09/06/2017 1:02:14 PM PDT by gaijin
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Looks like they’re using a P3 Orion


6 posted on 09/06/2017 1:03:15 PM PDT by NorthMountain (The Democrats ... have lost their grip on reality -DJT)
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To: Jim 0216
You're right. I was in the eye of Hurricane Beulah back in '67.
It is dead calm in the eye. So calm it's kinda creepy.
7 posted on 09/06/2017 1:04:34 PM PDT by Fiddlstix (Warning! This Is A Subliminal Tagline! Read it at your own risk!(Presented by TagLines R US))
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To: nickcarraway

it looks like sharks in there. It’s . . it’s . . . Sharknado!


8 posted on 09/06/2017 1:04:44 PM PDT by BipolarBob (I bought a house on a one-way street that's also a dead end and now I can't leave.)
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To: nickcarraway

That takes some real guts to pilot that in there.


9 posted on 09/06/2017 1:05:35 PM PDT by Bullish (Whatever it takes to MAGA)
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To: MeganC

Especially if you were his dry cleaner.


10 posted on 09/06/2017 1:06:24 PM PDT by nickcarraway
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To: nickcarraway

LOL!! (-:


11 posted on 09/06/2017 1:07:24 PM PDT by MeganC (Democrat by birth, Republican by default, conservative by principle.)
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To: Fiddlstix

Beulah — a good name for a hurricane.


12 posted on 09/06/2017 1:08:34 PM PDT by StormEye
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To: nickcarraway

Looks like its raining.


13 posted on 09/06/2017 1:10:15 PM PDT by Delta 21 (AntiFa and BLM should be on the United States list of Terrorist Organizations)
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To: nickcarraway

How is it still flying, with the propellers barely moving..../S


14 posted on 09/06/2017 1:11:29 PM PDT by Vendome (I've Gotta Be Me - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wH-pk2vZG2M)
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They are still moving very fast what you are seeing is the effect of the camera’s shutter speed making it look like they are going slow.


15 posted on 09/06/2017 1:16:56 PM PDT by W0bee
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To: W0bee

Sorry, just noticed the /S my bad.


16 posted on 09/06/2017 1:17:48 PM PDT by W0bee
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To: nickcarraway

What’s that gremlin thing on the wing? I swear I see it.


17 posted on 09/06/2017 1:19:30 PM PDT by kaehurowing
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To: nickcarraway

video shmideo.

so tis raining.

big deal......


18 posted on 09/06/2017 1:20:11 PM PDT by beebuster2000
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I think it’s William Shatner.


19 posted on 09/06/2017 1:21:44 PM PDT by nickcarraway
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I cannot believe you actually answered that question...

Here, I only have two more left “/S”...................(whichwasattheendofmypost)

LOL


20 posted on 09/06/2017 1:26:51 PM PDT by Vendome (I've Gotta Be Me - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wH-pk2vZG2M)
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