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Data Series 1033

Post-Hurricane Katrina Coastal Oblique Aerial Photographs Collected From Panama City, Florida, to Lakeshore, Mississippi, and the Chandeleur Islands, Louisiana, August 31, 2005

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Figure 2. Acquisition geometry for post-Hurricane Katrina aerial survey   Figure 2. Diagram of the survey flight acquisition geometry. The Piper Navajo Chieftain aircraft was flown at a constant altitude of 500 feet (ft) and approximately 1,000 ft offshore. An effort was made to keep the same relative distance between the aircraft and the shoreline to maintain a constant field of view.

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