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post #11 of 128
Oooooh, gotta love a good conspiracy theory!

FWIW, the blue runway is NOT made of water. It's obvious there are some pock-marks in it from explosions or something like that.
post #12 of 128
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What the hell is this??
http://maps.google.com/maps?q=40.458679,93.31314%09&hl=en&ll=40.452695,90.833588&spn=0.31611,0.617294&sll=40.458018,93.392587&sspn=0.0208,0.040426&vpsrc=6&t=h&z=11
Looks kinda weird is the blue stuff water? What else could it be? Looks pretty weird tough if its water.

It's probably a water distillery or something with blue tanks. Just like water in a swimming pool it looks blue. In fact most swimming pools are about the same shade of blue. I know that it's bigger than a swimming pool, it's well over 1 mile long.
    
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Very old, its been confirmed that whole area is a bombing range and those lines are for "smart" bombs and missile targeting. Checking accuracy (hit "this" intersection), if you look around that whole area has indications of munitions being used, bombed out buildings and other structures made to look like different targets. Still cool though, thought it was a digital watermark at one point, also interesting are the 3/4 scale nimitz class carrier built in a lake and a (LARGE)scale model of a strategic valley between china and India


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bombing range
Carrier

If you want a link, I cant think of the one confirming the info, but here are some good picture's and conversation regarding them
Edited by TheLastPriest - 11/15/11 at 2:23pm
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they area building a run way for the ufos to come visit! lol
 
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I remember reading a few years ago about a minature city laid out somewhere in the desert in China. You could see it on GoogleEarth, but you could tell it was not actual size, like 1/10th scale model or something.

EDIT: I did not see the source link the first time I was here. The last picture of the 1:20 scale terrain is what I was talking about above.
Edited by MobAttack - 11/16/11 at 12:21pm
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It's probably a water distillery or something with blue tanks. Just like water in a swimming pool it looks blue. In fact most swimming pools are about the same shade of blue. I know that it's bigger than a swimming pool, it's well over 1 mile long.

Well its like 20km long.....
Not that i believe this is some secret stuff from the chinese gouvernement but im just wondering what it is... i mean if its water its one hell of a holding tank if you ask me.
    
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Satellite targeting matrix.
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Well its like 20km long.....
Not that i believe this is some secret stuff from the chinese gouvernement but im just wondering what it is... i mean if its water its one hell of a holding tank if you ask me.

I meant over 1 mile wide tongue.gif and that looks like clean water in a blue tank. I wouldn't be surprised if it is a holding tank remember China has a population of over 1.3 billion.
    
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Fire-drill path?

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