Spaceport America

8.29.10

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Beautiful ride into the desert on the way to the Spaceport

 

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Russ Lyday, friend and tour guide.

 

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Work on the THFcontinues.

 

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The ARFF Building

 

 

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Inside the ARFF walls are being errected to provide office spaces.

 

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The water supply for Spaceport America.

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The work has begun in the middle of the desert.

 

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The 'egg' will be the Ambulance, Rescue and Fire Fighting facility. It is a 15000 sq.ft.building The building to the right is the Terminal Hanger Facility.

 

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Another view of the THF and staging area for flights.

 

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This egg shaped building will house the fire fighting, ambulance equipment and mission control center. When fnished it will blend into the surrounding desert.

 

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This tile will cover the outside of the ARFF and help to blend it into it's surrounding.

 

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Entrance to the THF.