For the first time we’re seeing video of Kobe Bryant’s doomed flight taking off.

Inside Edition obtained footage showing the helicopter departing from John Wayne Airport in Orange County, California.

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Over the weekend, heartbreaking tributes to the star continued to be made, from Kobe’s wife Vanessa posting a video on Instagram of the star and Gigi, to Spike Lee embroidering the star’s number across the lapel of his suit for the Oscars.

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