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VIRAL VIDEO: 200 mph plane fly-by

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Thursday, January 24, 2013

(KGO) -- A 19-second viral video is grabbing the attention of federal aviation authorities. The video shows a breathtaking stunt of an aerobatic plane coming within feet of the pilot's partner and the photographer who recorded it all.

The FAA is not amused, telling ABC News it's investigating.

Experts say even though this pilot seems to know what he's doing, the move wasn't smart.

"Several points along the way this guy could have make mistakes that would have killed himself and the two people that are filming the action here," ABC News aviation consultant Steve Ganyard said.

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