Vandenberg Air Force Base, California.  I actually went to Winchester for a my fathers funeral, and then had to meet Kevin Phillips at Vandenberg AFB.  I want to a memorial and found that the place was originally called Camp Cooke and was used to train Armored troops for WWII.

Aberdeen Ordnance Museum, Aberdeen Maryland. Glenn Dale, Maryland Winchester, Virginia.

The Ordnance museum, road along the way into the place.

My truck, I got it from my father after he passed away.

A Cougar that my cousin has restored.

Winchester, Virginia. NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Maryland NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Maryland.

The Cougar.

W. Mark Reid and Jacques Claas.  We were having a mission rehearsal.  Jacques Claas is working for the Royal Dutch Academy of Sciences ( KNMI ).

W. Mark Reid and Jacques Claas.

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W. Mark Reid and Jacques Claas. The drive to the base. Driving on base.
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The Holiday Inn Express. Kevin Phillips. Kevin Phillips walking up to my car.
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Kevin Phillips and myself on our way to Salettis Italian Restauraunt.

The Control Center.

Another view of the control center.
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Wildflowers. The Assembly area. Assembly area, meeting area, and the control room.
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The parking lot between Astrotech and Control room. More of the area. The roads in our area.
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Memorial. Memorial. Memorial.
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The Armored troops memorial.  The tank is an M48 Patton tank, which was not really used during the Second World War. M48. M48.
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M48. M48. M48.
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The memorial and its surroundings. More of the memorial.