Google Earth Hacks | File Downloads | Categories | Most Popular | Newest | Top Rated | By State | By Country
Google Earth Hacks Login | Register    
Logging in will reduce the number of ads that you see    
 
(advanced search)

Subscribe in a reader Get updates by e-mail Follow GEH on Twitter Follow Mickey on Twitter

Dig Deeper


Woomera Rocket Range, S. Australia - Related Files

Info Map Comments (0) Related Files


Related Files

RatingDate AddedDownloads 

Aircraft and Rockets at Woomera

Aircraft and Rockets at Woomera

Woomera is an Australian icon. It was used for the testing of long range missiles and rockets during the Cold War, and the launch and tracking of spacecraft in the early days of the Space Age.
No rating yet10/07/2008473Google Earth Logo
Google Maps Logo
Virtual Earth Logo
Yahoo Maps Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

Black Knight (rocket) Test Site

Black Knight (rocket) Test Site

Black Knight was a British launch vehicle to test and verify the design of a re-entry vehicle for the Blue Streak missile.

The United Kingdom's first indigenous rocketry project, Black Knight was manufactured by Saunders-Roe on the Isle of Wight, had its engines tested at The Needles and was launched at Woomera in Australia.

Designed in 1955 by the Royal Aircraft E...
Rating of 509/04/2009387Google Earth Logo
Google Maps Logo
Virtual Earth Logo
Yahoo Maps Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

Nurrungar Radome

Nurrungar Radome

Nurrangar base. Part of Woomera rocket and weapons testing facility. Radome clearly visible. More info at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nurrungar
No rating yet07/24/2006274Google Earth Logo
Google Maps Logo
Virtual Earth Logo
Yahoo Maps Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

ESRANGE (European Sounding rocket Range).

ESRANGE (European Sounding rocket Range).

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 - ...
Rating of 311/25/2005364Google Earth Logo
Google Maps Logo
Virtual Earth Logo
Yahoo Maps Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

Museum Launch Complex Leba

Museum Launch Complex Leba

The dunes of Leba were a large testing area for long-range rocket weapons during the German occupation.
The last German test flight was in 1945.
After the war the facility was reused by the Polish army.

The dunes were also used by general Erwin Rommel to practise desert warfare.

The museum:
The museum is located in the middle of the dunes, west...
No rating yet09/12/2009168Google Earth Logo
Google Maps Logo
Virtual Earth Logo
Yahoo Maps Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

Rocket launch pit

Rocket launch pit

Next to already numerous tested nukes, rocket launches too?
No rating yet08/21/20051,168Google Earth Logo
Google Maps Logo
Virtual Earth Logo
Yahoo Maps Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

Tanegashima Space Centre

Tanegashima Space Centre

The Tanegashima Space Centre (TNSC) was established in 1969, when the original National Space Development Agency of Japan (NASDA) was formed. It is the largest space-development facility in Japan (8,600,000 square meters) and is located in the south of Kagoshima Prefecture, along the southeast coast of Tanegashima. It is known as the most beautiful rocket-launch complex in the world.
On-...
Rating of 401/22/2006330Google Earth Logo
Google Maps Logo
Virtual Earth Logo
Yahoo Maps Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

The rocket of Tintin

The rocket of Tintin

Here is a model of the rocket of Tintin, the universally known journalist.
If you come to Brussels, look at sometimes in the sky, perhaps you'll see it.
Rating of 3.88118811806/01/20062,818Google Earth Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

Saturn V Rocket

Saturn V Rocket

Leftover Saturn V Rocket on display in Huston, Texas.
Rating of 3.57142857107/21/20052,438Google Earth Logo
Google Maps Logo
Virtual Earth Logo
Yahoo Maps Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

Nasa Rocket Garden

Nasa Rocket Garden

This is the rocket garden at Kennedy Space Centre Florida. It contains many of the early space rockets including redstone, Titan and Atlas crafts
No rating yet07/31/20051,462Google Earth Logo
Google Maps Logo
Virtual Earth Logo
Yahoo Maps Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21SPS near Aicha vorm Wald

Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21SPS near Aicha vorm Wald

Type: MiG-21 SPS
Registration: 937 / 22+41
Serial: 94A5602

MiG-21 was first displayed in public at Tushino on June 24, 1956. The design was as a result of evaluations in USSR after the Korean War and the need to provide a short-range interceptor.

More than 11.000 examples of the MiG-21 were produced in 20 different versions, and the type was at one ...
No rating yet01/21/2010358Google Earth Logo
Google Maps Logo
Virtual Earth Logo
Yahoo Maps Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

Razorback Range, a moonscape on earth

Razorback Range, a moonscape on earth

Razorback Range is located on the Fort Chaffee Maneuver Training Center (FCMTC). Army requirements may take priority over those of the range. Army needs may force the cancellation of range schedules and or restrictions to tactics and patterns on Razorback Range.

Razorback Range uses Fort Smith, AR (FSM) weather as the official observation for the range. On site observations and ...
Rating of 504/10/20071,266Google Earth Logo
Google Maps Logo
Virtual Earth Logo
Yahoo Maps Logo
Google Earth Plug-in

 

Google Earth Hacks is not affiliated with Google in any way

"Google" and "Google Earth" are trademarks of Google Inc.

Google Earth Hacks © 2005 - 2014 MickMel, Inc - Privacy Statement

GEH in the News - GEH en Espa˝ol - GEH auf Deutsch - GEH en Franšais