SpiderX22: Comments

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SpiderX22 @ 2014-08-27 15:06:06
SpiderX22 picturePlane in flight
Looks like Thomas Cook Airlines
SpiderX22 @ 2014-08-05 11:24:22
SpiderX22 pictureLanding @ JRB Fort Worth
It's a US Army RC-12
SpiderX22 @ 2014-07-29 19:43:39
SpiderX22 pictureC-130 Hercules (153 AW)
This image is straight up gone from all Streetview imagery
SpiderX22 @ 2014-07-06 15:50:24
SpiderX22 pictureEmirates Airbus A380-800 in flight
2 votes rating 1.5? Does someone like really hate me or something? All my recent finds are getting crazy low votes. If you don't want me to post my finds here I'll gladly not.
SpiderX22 @ 2014-06-29 21:27:46
SpiderX22 pictureBritish Airways (G-VHG) Landing
SpiderX22 @ 2014-06-28 09:59:35
SpiderX22 pictureJet landing at Edinburgh Airport
Seems to be completely gone from SV; not even on the historical SV
SpiderX22 @ 2014-06-26 17:34:58
SpiderX22 pictureSkyTeam Landing in Vancouver
It's not actually KLM. It's flying the SkyTeam livery (SkyTeam is an airline alliance). The airline, which can be identified by the circular mark under the front SkyTeam text, is China Southern Airlines
SpiderX22 @ 2014-06-12 15:23:28
SpiderX22 pictureJGSDF Boeing CH-47 Chinook
SpiderX22 @ 2014-04-14 18:34:54
SpiderX22 pictureBlue Circle Image Error
Please add to scavenger category "Error in satellite imagery other than a lens flare"! I misclicked the category and it went away
SpiderX22 @ 2014-04-14 18:12:06
SpiderX22 pictureLNG Carrier (historical imagery)
Pretty sure it's an oil tanker.

It's anchored next to Zahrani oil terminal, which provides oil not LNG
SpiderX22 @ 2014-03-31 18:33:38
SpiderX22 pictureC-130 with fuel tanks
My bad. It's a Marine Corps KC-130
SpiderX22 @ 2014-03-23 18:41:48
SpiderX22 pictureCC-130J [815 AS]
Ahh okay. Thanks for the clarification :)

I always have to guess a bit and look at google image searches for identifications, and the only difference between the WC-130J and C-130J I saw was the fuel tanks between engines, and the right wing here looks like it has something between the engines (so 3 things on that wing). But, I'm nowhere near an expert so it's good somebody double checked.
SpiderX22 @ 2014-03-21 13:02:25
SpiderX22 picture2 C-130J Super Hercules [403d Wing]
No, it's actually just a C-130J. The WC-130J has an extra pod between the rotors, as seen best here: http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/e/ec/WC-130J_Hercules_%27Hurricane_Hunters%27_off_Georgia_%28U.S.%29_coast.jpg
SpiderX22 @ 2014-03-16 12:12:38
SpiderX22 pictureSun dog
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sundog

Pretty sure it's actually a sun dog not a halo.
SpiderX22 @ 2014-03-10 17:14:15
SpiderX22 picturePhotographers aboard a helicopter in flight
Maricá Táxi Aéreo Bell 206B [PT-HTI]
SpiderX22 @ 2014-02-26 11:03:23
SpiderX22 pictureGoogle Maps Underwater - Whale shark
SpiderX22 @ 2014-02-09 16:32:47
SpiderX22 pictureTaiwan Hot Air Balloon Festival (2012)
Very nice! 6 at once in the air is awesome.
SpiderX22 @ 2014-02-09 14:08:33
SpiderX22 pictureHelicopter in flight
It's a U.S. Customs and Border Protection Sikorsky UH-60A Blackhawk
SpiderX22 @ 2014-01-03 20:07:04
SpiderX22 pictureAirliner in-flight
Nice find! That's an Alaska Airlines Boeing 737-900 with the special livery "Spirit of Disneyland II"

http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-photos/photos/4/3/3/2149334.jpg
SpiderX22 @ 2013-12-28 15:46:28
SpiderX22 pictureAirliner in-flight
Ryanair
SpiderX22 @ 2013-12-11 13:40:26
SpiderX22 pictureWWII Japanese gun
One of the two Japanese shore batteries on Tarawa which mounted Japanese Type-41 200mm guns built in England in 1908. During the US assault of Tarawa in November 1943, this gun mount briefly engaged American Destroyers and Battleships closing in on the island before it was knocked out by fire from the USS New Mexico (BB-40), which scored a direct hit on the guns barrel with a 14-inch shell.

Today the gun and its support base are intact and still bear the damage inflicted on them...
SpiderX22 @ 2013-12-10 17:12:57
SpiderX22 pictureFerrari F430 Scuederia
SpiderX22 @ 2013-11-11 18:01:29
SpiderX22 picture2012 Livestock Show and Rodeo
If you zoom in too far, just disable the 45 degree mode and you can zoom in as far as you like
SpiderX22 @ 2013-10-29 13:54:06
SpiderX22 pictureBaby Sea Lion
SpiderX22 @ 2013-10-29 13:50:21
SpiderX22 pictureGalápagos sea lion
SpiderX22 @ 2013-10-29 13:46:29
SpiderX22 pictureGalápagos sea lion
SpiderX22 @ 2013-10-29 13:27:21
SpiderX22 pictureGoogle Maps Underwater (Gordon Rocks)
Those are parrotfish: the red/brown ones are female and the blue ones are male.
SpiderX22 @ 2013-10-29 13:19:39
SpiderX22 pictureSergeant major (fish)
Also just noticed, there's a diver off to the right
SpiderX22 @ 2013-10-29 13:10:43
SpiderX22 pictureGoogle Maps Underwater (South West Breaker)
The fish you see is a male Queen Parrotfish (Scarus vetula)
SpiderX22 @ 2013-10-21 12:38:58
SpiderX22 pictureFlying Plane
Allegiant Air

You can see the airline marking a tad better here: ...
SpiderX22 @ 2013-10-09 11:45:25
SpiderX22 pictureF-15 (325 FW)
SpiderX22 @ 2013-10-09 11:44:18
SpiderX22 pictureF-15 (325 FW)
SpiderX22 @ 2013-10-08 14:33:11
SpiderX22 pictureEpic fail in Chinese townplanning
Ahahaha.

You can see it's 8 lanes, but who builds a highway less than a mile long?
SpiderX22 @ 2013-10-05 13:18:23
SpiderX22 pictureAerobatic Team?
It's the Aeroshell Aerobatic Team, flying North American T-6 Texans, at Air Fiesta 2009
SpiderX22 @ 2013-10-02 11:08:33
SpiderX22 pictureJapanese Jet
Thanks! :)

Not sure how I got to Mitsubishi T-4
SpiderX22 @ 2013-10-01 19:28:39
SpiderX22 pictureJASDF Mitsubishi F-15J/DJ Landing
SpiderX22 @ 2013-09-07 20:45:09
SpiderX22 pictureBiplane
It's a Royal Aircraft Factory B.E.2c
SpiderX22 @ 2013-09-07 19:02:31
SpiderX22 pictureBiplane
It's at Hood Aerodrome, which has lot's of vintage biplanes.
SpiderX22 @ 2013-08-15 12:16:39
SpiderX22 picturePlane landing
SpiderX22 @ 2013-08-12 12:47:47
SpiderX22 pictureFlyby of Space Shuttle Enterprise on Boeing 747 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft
Thanks! Totally caught me by surprise too. There's a fighter escort off to the side as well. Not sure what jet it is though (NASA or Military?).
SpiderX22 @ 2013-08-06 14:30:12
SpiderX22 pictureUSS John F. Kennedy (CV-67)
Ahhhh, I was only going by the number on the island. Good catch
SpiderX22 @ 2013-08-06 14:29:09
SpiderX22 pictureTethered Aerostat B-43 - Marfa
SpiderX22 @ 2013-06-22 15:49:07
SpiderX22 pictureA tiller ladder of the Kentfield Fire Protection District
That's not a tiller-ladder firetruck.

"A tiller ladder, also known as a tractor-drawn aerial or hook-and-ladder truck, is a specialised turntable ladder mounted on a semi-trailer truck. It has two drivers, with separate steering wheels for front and rear wheels. This truck is primarily used in the United States, especially in cities—like San Francisco and Washington, DC—where narrow streets cannot be entered by longer, rigid-bodied trucks."

Tiller ladder is...
SpiderX22 @ 2013-06-22 15:44:22
SpiderX22 pictureAirplane Taking Off
No longer there
SpiderX22 @ 2013-06-22 11:03:49
SpiderX22 pictureAirplanes taking off at Rio de Janeiro-Galeão International Airport
No longer there
SpiderX22 @ 2013-06-21 18:41:27
SpiderX22 picture2 Conference Bikes
Ahh, I just had to look it up. I always thought tandem was just a bunch of people on one thing, like a bunch of people on one bike. Didn't realize it was specific to people sitting in a line. You learn something new every day :)
SpiderX22 @ 2013-06-08 08:06:20
SpiderX22 pictureRAF TriStar in flight
These are completely gone from Streetview
SpiderX22 @ 2013-06-08 08:06:04
SpiderX22 pictureC-17 & two Tornados in formation
These are completely gone from Streetview
SpiderX22 @ 2013-06-08 08:05:49
SpiderX22 picture16 Tornados in flight
These are completely gone from Streetview
SpiderX22 @ 2013-06-07 12:45:03
SpiderX22 picturePlane landing at Palma Airport (Air Berlin)
SpiderX22 @ 2013-05-22 12:21:02
SpiderX22 pictureAirliner
Hawaiian Airlines
SpiderX22 @ 2013-05-19 10:07:47
SpiderX22 pictureAmerican Airlines McDonnell Douglas DC-9 Approaching LAX
American Airlines doesn't fly DC-9s. It's an MD 82 or 83
SpiderX22 @ 2013-05-19 05:21:52
SpiderX22 pictureSingapore Airlines Boeing 747-412 Approaching LAX
Nice! :)
SpiderX22 @ 2013-05-05 12:27:36
SpiderX22 pictureDelta's Boeing 767 "Pink Plane"
Nice! :)
SpiderX22 @ 2013-04-28 09:29:01
SpiderX22 pictureMilitary Plane leaving Miramar
It's a C-2 Greyhound

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grumman_C-2_Greyhound
SpiderX22 @ 2013-04-27 18:30:06
SpiderX22 pictureSmashed Car
Ahhhhh never saw that ;P

Thanks!!
SpiderX22 @ 2013-04-24 16:49:13
SpiderX22 pictureAirplane in flight
Spirit Airlines
SpiderX22 @ 2013-04-21 15:41:10
SpiderX22 pictureSuper Secret Strategic Pue Plan
Haha can't believe they blurred it. Was just a joke presumably. Was just a graph with nonsense axis.
SpiderX22 @ 2013-04-08 16:56:23
SpiderX22 pictureAirplane Approaching LAX
Volaris Airbus A319 or A320
SpiderX22 @ 2013-04-08 16:54:57
SpiderX22 pictureAirplane Approaching LAX (Qantas Airlines?)
Qantas Boeing 747-400, clearer shot of it here: https://maps.google.com/?ll=33.93166,-118.348008&spn=0.014189,0.033023&t=h&layer=c&cbll=33.93166,-118.348008&panoid=YfhScEskKhUVxzU_JRk_VA&cbp=12,338.47,,2,-5.9&z=16
SpiderX22 @ 2013-04-06 20:08:58
SpiderX22 pictureMcDonnell Douglas DC-9 Approaching LAX (Delta Airlines?)
SpiderX22 @ 2013-04-01 18:30:25
SpiderX22 pictureBoeing 747 Large Cargo Freighter (LCF) 'Dreamlifter'
No longer there
SpiderX22 @ 2013-04-01 18:27:02
SpiderX22 pictureAll Nippon Airways Pokémon Boeing 747
No longer there
SpiderX22 @ 2013-03-30 11:12:40
SpiderX22 pictureLanding in Leeds (Airlines?)
Awesome! Thank you :)
SpiderX22 @ 2013-03-23 23:51:01
SpiderX22 pictureExplorer class containership is the world's largest container ship
There's another one about 2000feet south of it
SpiderX22 @ 2013-03-23 08:35:43
SpiderX22 pictureAir Tahiti Nui Airplane In Flight to LAX
Oh and it's a Airbus A340-300 (only plane that ATN flies)
SpiderX22 @ 2013-03-23 08:35:03
SpiderX22 pictureAir Tahiti Nui Airplane In Flight to LAX
Nice find! Never seen a ATN plane in Streetview.
SpiderX22 @ 2013-03-23 08:33:38
SpiderX22 pictureAirplane in flight
It's a TAAG Angola Boeing 737
SpiderX22 @ 2013-03-17 13:24:58
SpiderX22 pictureInside a helicopter
Isn't this pretty much the same find as this?: http://virtualglobetrotting.com/map/cairns-and-fnq-helicopter-tours/

SpiderX22 @ 2013-03-16 14:07:44
SpiderX22 pictureAirplane In Flight going to Heathrow Airport
TAP Portugal Airlines
SpiderX22 @ 2013-03-11 00:26:59
SpiderX22 pictureVirgin Atlantic Departs From Heathrow
It's an Airbus A340-600
SpiderX22 @ 2013-03-08 21:59:50
SpiderX22 pictureEmirates Airbus A380 in Flight near Dubai Airport
No longer there
SpiderX22 @ 2013-03-08 21:59:28
SpiderX22 pictureQantas Airbus A380 SuperJumbo
No longer there
SpiderX22 @ 2013-03-08 21:59:01
SpiderX22 pictureAirbus A380 Superjumbo wings
No longer there
SpiderX22 @ 2013-03-08 21:52:15
SpiderX22 pictureAirbus A380 Departure
No longer there
SpiderX22 @ 2013-03-07 10:33:19
SpiderX22 pictureSingapore Airlines Airbus A380 Landing
Awesome! I can only identify the A380 from the side view. I was wondering what it was, since from below Iberia and Singapore look very similar but neither airline was flying 747-400s in June of 2012.
SpiderX22 @ 2013-02-24 19:36:49
SpiderX22 pictureBoeing F/A-18E/F Super Hornet
Nice find! Also, zooming out, theres two landing on the other runway!
SpiderX22 @ 2013-02-13 11:27:43
SpiderX22 pictureAirplane Approaching McCarran Intl Airport
It's from Continental Airlines
SpiderX22 @ 2013-02-12 13:09:11
SpiderX22 pictureAircraft Carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN-70)
Wrong ship. That's the USS Ronald Reagan (CVN-76)

http://virtualglobetrotting.com/map/uss-ronald-reagan/
SpiderX22 @ 2013-02-12 13:06:35
SpiderX22 pictureCarnival Glory Cruise Ship
Not the Carnival Glory. About 50ft too short.

You can see her here though: https://maps.google.com/?ll=25.777122,-80.169806&spn=0.002488,0.005284&t=h&z=18
SpiderX22 @ 2013-02-09 10:54:59
SpiderX22 pictureAirplane Approaching McCarran Intl Airport
Allegiant Air McDonnell Douglas MD-83
SpiderX22 @ 2013-01-30 19:58:39
SpiderX22 pictureHelicopter in flight
No longer there
SpiderX22 @ 2013-01-25 23:18:54
SpiderX22 pictureSantos Dumont Airport (SDU) Runway
Thanks!! :)

I'm really surprised cars are allowed to drive THAT close to the runway!
SpiderX22 @ 2013-01-24 10:14:48
SpiderX22 picturePolice K-9 Training
There's a ton of cop cars right around there
SpiderX22 @ 2013-01-06 14:31:20
SpiderX22 pictureHandguns
If you look right it says "Defend Freedom Defeat Obama". I guess, they lost.
SpiderX22 @ 2012-12-16 16:14:17
SpiderX22 pictureTelescoping Ship
I don't think it's there anymore
SpiderX22 @ 2012-12-15 22:21:06
SpiderX22 pictureAirplane Taking Off At George Best Belfast City Airport
No longer there
SpiderX22 @ 2012-12-15 22:20:43
SpiderX22 pictureAirplane landing
No longer there
SpiderX22 @ 2012-12-15 22:19:45
SpiderX22 pictureOn final approach to LAX
No longer there
SpiderX22 @ 2012-12-15 22:15:29
SpiderX22 pictureAirplane in Ottawa
No longer there (it's a black screen now)
SpiderX22 @ 2012-12-15 22:14:03
SpiderX22 pictureSmall plane
No longer there
SpiderX22 @ 2012-12-15 22:13:21
SpiderX22 pictureJet in flight
No longer there
SpiderX22 @ 2012-12-10 17:32:27
SpiderX22 pictureInside Southwest Airlines airplane
It's the Spirit of Kitty Hawk, one of the first Boeing 737-300 to enter service.
SpiderX22 @ 2012-11-03 18:51:40
SpiderX22 pictureHelicopter over Ciudad del Carmen
Ohhhhh okay :)

Was wondering where the categories went. I guess reading rules helps xD
SpiderX22 @ 2012-11-03 18:35:28
SpiderX22 pictureHelicopter over Ciudad del Carmen
I can't fix the submitted ones as far as I know, but I have a ton of maps to add and I'll do it right on those.
SpiderX22 @ 2012-11-03 18:34:56
SpiderX22 pictureHelicopter over Ciudad del Carmen
Yea I jsut saw that. You're missing "Airplanes in FLight" from the drop down list though, even though its on the games list.
SpiderX22 @ 2012-11-03 18:15:23
SpiderX22 pictureNo. 101 Squadron RAF Vickers VC-10 Takeoff
Definitely! Anything you want :)
SpiderX22 @ 2012-11-03 14:12:29
SpiderX22 pictureAirplane in flight
TRIP Linhas Aéreas ATR 42
SpiderX22 @ 2012-10-04 10:02:41
SpiderX22 pictureScorpionfish
Cool find. What an awesome painting!
SpiderX22 @ 2012-10-04 10:01:14
SpiderX22 pictureLanding Airplane
Not there anymore on either GM or GE