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Engineering miscalculation, recurving hurricane near misses for NYC skyscraper in 1978

Discussion in 'Historical weather events' started by Dan Robinson, Dec 15, 2018.

  1. Dan Robinson

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    Jan 14, 2011
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    This video covers the crazy story of an engineering/construction miscalculation that threatened the structural integrity of a New York City skyscraper in 1978, including a close call with a hurricane. The situation was kept secret from the public for 20 years.

    The Youtube video is in 3 parts, this is the first. Parts 2 and 3 should show automatically in the "next video" section.

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  2. Brian McWatters

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