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pilots in watsonville train for "the big one"

Civilian pilots took to the skies for a training exercise.The goal was to prepare for the next big earthquake. These pilots are part of the Watsonville Emergency Airlift Command Team, or WEACT.

8.7-magnitude earthquake off Sumatra

An 8.7-magnitude earthquake strikes Indonesia 434 km southwest of Banda Aceh, Sumatra, Indonesia.