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|A highway strip is a section of a motorway that is specially built to allow landing of (mostly) military aircraft and to serve as a military airbase. These were built to allow military aircraft to operate even if their airbases, the most vulnerable targets in any war, are destroyed. The first highway strips were constructed at the end of World War II in Nazi Germany, where the well developed Au...||05/11/2010||941|
|A highway strip is a section of a motorway that is specially built to allow landing of (mostly) military aircraft and to serve as a military airbase. These were built to allow military aircraft to operate even if their airbases, the most vulnerable targets in any war, are destroyed. The first highway strips were constructed at the end of World War II in Nazi Germany, where the well developed Au...||06/25/2010||749|
|A unique Highway Strip Airport in the middle of Finland. ||08/01/2005||643|
|This is an abandoned runway off of Highway 18 east of Hesperia/Victorville.||02/14/2009||395|
| In 1891 the socialists led by Dimitar Blagoev assembled secretly in the area to form an organised socialist movement. In honour of this act was built the Buzludzha Monument, one of the symbols of the socialism in Bulgaria. The building is now abandoned but still stands alone in the most beautiful landscape.|
|Sam's Town is nestled in the shadow of the Sunrise Mountains in Las Vegas, just six quick miles from the Las Vegas Strip. Located on Boulder Highway, Las Vegas' "Other Strip," Sam's Town boasts 646 elegantly appointed rooms and suites, each decorated in a 19th century Southwestern theme. |
Each room comes with a breathtaking view. Choose a room overlooking the bubbling brook and...
|A helicopter stands on a roof landing strip. A small military helicopter could be||11/03/2005||452|
|Highway, bridge, tunnel???|
Situated in the North-west of Spain, on the highway named "ruta de la plata" between Madrid and Gijón.
This Google Earth mistaque make the place quite dangerous...
|The airfield known as Northrup Strip is located in a salt/gypsum area called Alkali Flats.|
This area was first used as an airfield in the late 1940s, when Northrop Aviation Corporation used the natural landing area for target drone projects.
The strip was unofficially called "Northrop Strip" through association with the contractor.
The Northrop Strip area...
|The aircraft was bought from the US Navy by Thomas W Kendall, a retired businessman who converted it to a luxury flying yacht.|
In the spring of 1960 Mr Kendall took a pleasure trip around the world with his wife and children together with his secretary and her son. A photographer joined the group to cover part of the trip for life magazine.
On the 22nd March 1960 t...
|Veiw of old coal strip pit. View in KMZ looks like a face. Rotate 180 degrees and it looks like an indian chief||02/16/2009||1,176|
|Xinjiang's first desert highway, 522 kilometers long, was opened to traffic in 1995. It is the world's longest desert highway.|
The highway was built in 1995 to move oil from the Tarim Basin, China's largest inland basin with a total area of 530,000 sq. km. in southern Xinjiang. The basin has a verified reserve of over one billion tons of oil. Seven oilfields there have produced a...