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Target on Ground, Nevada, US

Target on Ground, Nevada, US

Found this neat target on the ground close to two cruise missiles that can be seen when you scroll further west. If you go north from here you can see a second target, which is a bit larger.

Enjoy! -TeAtEam-
Rating of 3.55555555507/30/20054,135Google Earth Logo
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Target on building

Target on building

Saw this target on top of a building while looking around O'Hare in Chicago. I checked to see if this is a Target Dept. store, but it doesn't show up as one.
No rating yet07/15/20051,102Google Earth Logo
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461st BG (H(, Mission 181, Kempten Marshalling Yard

461st BG (H(, Mission 181, Kempten Marshalling Yard

22 February 1945

Colonel Lawhon took off in the lead of a thirty-plane four box formation to attack the marshalling yard at Ingolstadt, Germany, on 22 February. Due to impassible weather he was compelled to abandon the primary target and search for a target of opportunity to be bombed visually. The target selected was the marshalling yard at Kempton, Germany. The choke point of ...
No rating yet05/11/2007552Google Earth Logo
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Amstetten bomb strike, 20 March 1945

Amstetten bomb strike, 20 March 1945

Mission: #432
Target type: marshalling yard

The main target of the 376th BG for the day was St. Valentin, Austria Tank Works. The secondary target was St. Polten, Austria, Marshalling Yard.

Of all the bombs dropped, 34% of the bombs from the 512th, 513th, and the 514th were within 1,000 feet of the target at Amstetten. The 515th hit St. Polten. Of the bombs ...
No rating yet10/26/2005513Google Earth Logo
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461st BG (H), Mission 38, Orelle Railroad Bridge and Viaduct

461st BG (H), Mission 38, Orelle Railroad Bridge and Viaduct

4 June 1944

The target for this mission was a pinpoint target in the Alps Mountains. A railroad bridge and viaduct at Orelle, Italy. The Group maintained its poor record against bridges by missing the target because of the failure of the formation leaders to properly identify the target.
No rating yet05/14/2007561Google Earth Logo
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Graz bomb strike, 19 February 1945

Graz bomb strike, 19 February 1945

Mission: #412
Target type: marshalling yard

The main target was hit with poor results. One squadron bombed Fiume, Italy, Ship Yards (secondary target), also with poor results.
No rating yet10/26/2005474Google Earth Logo
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461st BG (H), Mission 39, Fornovo di Taro Railroad Bridge

461st BG (H), Mission 39, Fornovo di Taro Railroad Bridge

5 June 1944

On this mission Lt. Colonel Hawes took his turn at missing a railroad bridge. The primary target was a railroad bridge at Borgo Val di Tare on the East side of the Apennines. This target was obscured by built-up cumulus clouds. After making three unsuccessful attempts to locate the target, the Group flew across to the west side of the Apennines to attack the First Al...
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Target City

Target City

A circular arrangement of houses looking like a target in the middle of the capital of Kyrgyzstan.
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Target  Aircraft

Target Aircraft

Four of the many aircaft and vehicles used for target practice at RAF Spadeadam in England.
No rating yet05/04/2009355Google Earth Logo
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Chinese Target

Chinese Target

Looks like an aerial target in a newly updated part of China, but probably just a weird circular market.
No rating yet06/19/2006288Google Earth Logo
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461st BG (H), Mission 50, Korneuburg Refineries

461st BG (H), Mission 50, Korneuburg Refineries

26 June 1944

For its fiftieth mission the Group was back again to an oil target. The target, a concentrated one, was a refinery in the open country near the small town of Korneuburg in Austria. Lt. Colonel Knapp led the formation. The pilot of the lead plane was a new one in the number one position of "A" Flight of the first attack unit, Lt. Alkire. The target was obsc...
No rating yet05/14/2007708Google Earth Logo
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461st BG (H), Mission 177, Trieste Shipyards

461st BG (H), Mission 177, Trieste Shipyards

17 February 1945

The primary target for Mission No. 177 was the Schwechat Oil Refinery near Vienna. Because of an ordered delay in take-off due to weather over the Alps, the formation finally got off at 1110 hours. Due to the delay, the target of last resort, the shipyards at Trieste, Italy, became the primary target. The formation was led by Captain Roberts. A great deal of dam...
No rating yet05/11/2007675Google Earth Logo
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461st BG (H), Mission 13, Bad Voslau Airdrome

461st BG (H), Mission 13, Bad Voslau Airdrome

23 April 1944

When the crew members learned at briefing that they were to attack their first target in the Vienna Area, they fully realized that they were now in the big time. Before our Group hit its target the 304th Wing had performed an outstanding job in practically demolishing the buildings at the Airdrome. Uncovering the three flights of each Section in approaching the targ...
No rating yet01/22/2009595Google Earth Logo
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