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Flight Patterns

Flight Patterns

As I think about so many of my friends all flying towards Central America in the next couple of weeks; how strange it is to meet up in such a distant place; this really peaked my interest…

Flight Patterns
Air traffic as seen by the FAA.

The Flight Patterns visualizations are the result of experiments leading to the project Celestial Mechanics by Scott Hessels and Gabriel Dunne. FAA data was parsed and plotted using the Processing programming environment. The frames were composited with Adobe After Effects and/or Maya.

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