tms.sx/p How to find out the direction a plane is going by looking at its navigation lights

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I remember reading about this, and apparently, this is wrong.
These kind of lights on planes (and boats) are only visible from a certain angle. As such, the only correct representation is the "incoming". The others would only be one light visible: green for LTR, Red for RTL, and white for outgoing.

I found this:
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I remember reading about this, and apparently, this is wrong.
These kind of lights on planes (and boats) are only visible from a certain angle. As such, the only correct representation is the "incoming". The others would only be one light visible: green for LTR, Red for RTL, and white for outgoing.

I found this:
j0LBthY.png
That is indeed a very good point, cheers for the additional info Sty!
 
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