The Nakwon munitions complex after being bombed by SHORAN-equipped B-29s of FEAFís Bomber Command. The main building of the grenade factory was totally destroyed and 31 other buildings were either destroyed or badly damaged.
See also: http://www.googleearthhacks.com/dlfile19042/Nakwon-Munitions-Plant,-1952.htm
STRATEGIC OPERATIONS (Eighth Air Force): 2 missions are flown. Mission 928: 1,358 bombers and 662 fighters attack marshalling yards, ordnance depots, armament works and airfields in Germany; they claim 8-0-6 aircraft; 10 bombers and 1 P-51 are lost:
1. 436 B-17s are dispatched to hit munitions dumps at Ingolstadt (211) and Grafenwohr (94), and the marshalling yard at Bayreuth (73); targe...
This is the biggest underground storage for nuclear weapons in the world. More than 3,000 warheads are stored there. If you zoom in, you can see many gates which lead to the storage complex in the mountain range. And you can also see that the complete area is fenced around several times on a broad stripe.
Aerial view of the SAS Counter-Terrorism (CT) trainer unit at Pontrilas
The area, north of the village of Pontrilas in Herefordshire, close to the Welsh border, seems to be a former munitions depot, judging by the (dismantled) train line system, just west of the training area's main gate, near the village of Ewyas Harold.
General Motors Hydramatic transmission plant just outside of the Willow Run airport - Belleville, Michigan. This plant was once owned by the Ford Motor Company (as was the airport itself) and was where the B-24 Liberator bomber aircraft were mass produced and tested.
The William H. Zimmer Power Station, located near Moscow, Ohio, was originally intended to be a boiling water reactor type of nuclear power plant. Although once estimated to be 97% complete, poor construction and quality assurance (QA) led to the plant being converted to coal-fired generation. Today, the plant is generates 1400 gross MWe and 1300 net MWe. Zimmer Power Station is the largest sin...
The Itaipu Hydroelectric Power Plant, largest in operation in the world, is a binational undertaking developed by Brazil and Paraguay in the ParanŠ River. The installed power of the plant is 12,600 MW (megawatts), with 18 generator units of 700 MW each.
Jointly operated (50/50) by E.ON Kernkraft and Gemeinschaftskraftwerk Weser, the Grohnde NPP is situated on the left bank of the Weser River, between Kirchohsen and Grohnde. It was commissioned in 1985. The cooling water for the plant is drawn from the Weser. The plant has two natural-draught cooling towers, which ensure that the natural heat balance of the Weser is not disturbed by the operati...