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Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Fly From Tokyo to SFO in 83 Seconds (VIDEO)

Posted By on Tue, Jul 15, 2014 at 7:41 AM

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If only it were that quick and easy to trot around the globe.

An air passenger recently documented his/her flight from Tokyo to San Francisco, documenting the long-ass flight that, thanks to technology, only appeared to take 83 seconds. This is an impressive showing, considering it takes about 10-plus hours to get between the two world-class cities.

According to the creators, it took 3,400 separate images to make the time-lapse video, which starts at Narita Airport in Tokyo and ends at SFO.

Sit back and enjoy the flight:

[H/T: KRON4]


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Erin Sherbert was the Online News Editor for SF Weekly from 2010 to 2015. She's a Texas native and has a closet full of cowboy boots to prove it.

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