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Smoke Angel Created By Wingtip Vortices
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Airplane flares create a so-called "smoke angel." The jet that released the flares, a C-17 Globemaster III, is visible on the right. The circles in the middle are wingtip vortices, or currents of rotating air spiraling off the plane's wings.
March 6th, 2013
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