Soaring Across Google Earth


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Some may know this already, but many may not.

Buried deep in the free mapping program Google Earth is a nifty flight simulator that lets you either hop into the cockpit of an F16 fighter jet or a lightweight SR22propeller-powered airplane.

To access the flight simulator in Google Earth, open the program and
press Ctrl-Alt-A on your keyboard (Command-Option-A on a Mac).

Here is a list of the Keyboard shortcut keys:


Have Fun!



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Good post Gman.

I'm sure there are some that do not know it's there. Oh, and don't get caught at work! lol