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Take to the skies with Google Earth

If the garden, pub, football or country walks hold no attraction for you this Easter weekend, Google Earth’s flight simulator mode offers the chance to explore far-flung horizons from the comfort of your home PC.


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cymraeg_draig | | Permalink

Good tip.

There are now several digital F16's whose pixels are scattered all over Snowdon. 

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If at first you don't succeed...

John Stokdyk | | Permalink

This one is definitely not a good one for those with deadlines on their hands. I also recommend starting with the propeller plane - not quite so unforgiving. After one mishap I did manage to put my plane down on them Gatwick runway, but at a somewhat creative angle.

Pressing the wrong keys to reduce the thrust, I ended up ploughing into the Travelodge rather than taxing to the terminal building. All this was in the intersts of research, of course!