Airports, airplane museums and space centers from around the world.|
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|Natal International Airport (Aeroporto Internacional Augusto Severo). It's both for military and comertial aviation. In 2007 a new comerctial aviation airport will be open and this one will become only military. Natal, RN - Brasil.||11/28/2005||346|
|This file contains place marks where you can spot airplanes at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in Seattle, WA.|
Water Tank: This spot is the best for spotting airplanes, but is not great for photography since your about 300 yards away from Runway 16R.
Jetblast Road: This is a dirt parking stip, but the planes soar right over your head.
|Mapoverlay, where you can find the famous launchsites 39A and 39B||11/27/2005||761|
|Sheppard Air Force Base is a 5,500-acre technical training base, employing 7,400 military and civilian personnel.|
The base was set-up in October 17, 1941.
Today, Sheppard is the largest US training base and home to the 82nd Training Wing and 80th Flying Training Wing.
|This military base is placed in San Diego.||11/27/2005||1,560|
|The range was originally set up in 1966 by the European Space Research Organization (ESRO) - one of the precursors of ESA. The first rocket was launched there on 20 November 1967.|
Currently, ESRANGE includes seven permanent pads able to launch most types of sounding rockets and high-altitude balloons.
Esrange's latitude of 67 degrees north puts it just within the Arctic Circle - ...
|TEAL AMBER: Space Surveillance site is an Optical Tracking Station in the Malabar Optics Laboratory in Florida. It consists of three optical tracking receiver systems.|
It is one of two dedicated electro-optical telescopes, the other being at Haleakala, Maui that is code named TEAL BLUE. These telescopes are used primarily for near-earth and deep space satellite tracking and space objec...
|Omelek Island is part of the Kwajalein Atoll in the Republic of the Marshall Islands. It's controlled by the US military under a long-term lease.|
The small (3.2 hectares) island has long been used by the US for small research rocket launches due to its isolation.
The island's equatorial proximity and nearby radar tracking infrastructure has attracted SpaceX, an orbital launch prov...
|Menwith Hill is the worlds largest monitoring communications station and is situated just outside Harrogate, North Yorkshire, UK. Its official title is R.A.F Menwith Hill which is misleading since it is actually run by the US National Security Agency (NSA), and known as Spy Station F83 .|
The official cover story is that it is an all-civilian base and is a Department of Defence communica...
|Saturday, March 22, 2003: The H2 and H3 air fields, beleived to be site of Scud launchers in western Iraq, have been taken by coalition forces who clain tentative control of both installations. |
|The Satish Dhawan Space Centre, located in Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh, in India, is the launch centre for the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO). The centre is roughly 100 kilometres north of Chennai in South India.|
Originally the site was called the Sriharikota High Altitude Range (SHAR), and became operational in October 1971.
The facility now consists of two launch pad...
|Air force base of Ouadi-Doum (Chad)||11/23/2005||647|
|This is very strange. Looks like a 'area 51' of Arabia Saudi, in a desert similar to the 'arrakis' planet. |
|The Von Braun Astronomical Society is a non-profit volunteer organization of amateur and professional astronomers.||11/23/2005||413|
|The Usuda Deep Space Centre was established in Usuda Town, Nagano Prefecture, Japan, in 1984, as an affiliated facility of the former Institute of Space and Astronautical Science (ISAS).|
The Centre sends command operations and receives data from the recent Hayabusa space probe.
The remote location of the Centre was chosen carefully to reduce noise from towns, allowing for the rec...
|During the early years of flight, Tulsa was the busiest airports in the world, by passenger volume.||11/19/2005||351|
|Fortaleza International Airport (Aeroporto Pinto Martins). Fortaleza, CE - Brasil.||11/16/2005||474|
|OKLAND in big letters next to the river on the approach to Phoenix Sky Harbour International Airport. Anyone know the meaning of it?||11/13/2005||526|
|The construction and management project of the new Domestic and International Terminals of Ankara|
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|Windhoek International Airport||11/09/2005||665|
|Big Island Airport||11/09/2005||311|
|International Airport Taipei||11/09/2005||503|
|International Airport, Grand Canaria||11/09/2005||445|
|Main Airport on this vacation island ||11/09/2005||417|