Presentation on theme: "Area 51 Area 51 is otherwise Wonderland is an American military base. It was built in 1951."— Presentation transcript:
Area 51 Area 51 is otherwise Wonderland is an American military base. It was built in 1951.
It is located in the western part of Lincoln County in southern Nevada, in the Gaza Nellis Air Force. Located right next to a dried salt lake Groom and Traverse Nevada. To be sure, a fragment of the desert, near the craters of nuclear testing on the adjacent training ground.
Due to the great interest of world public opinion Area 51 is questionable thesis that today there works are carried out with the highest degree of secrecy. The broad interest base, the local residents have developed a comprehensive tourism infrastructure. The U.S. authorities still struggled to maintain secrecy about the purpose of this object.
Precise satellite images have shown that there is a one of the longest runways in the world with a length of 9.5 km. It passes through Groom Lake. Around the year 2000 built a second strip of a length of 5,5 km. The airspace over the base was considered the best and most closely guarded airspace in the United States. It is approximately the size of Switzerland.