A long exposure of the launch pad and its dedicated guard shack. In the middle of the base is a tall antenna which was part of the MARS program during the Gulf War. The MARS program helped connect calls between deployed soldiers and their families.
Construction lights were still plugged in from the last inspection. Note the murals on the walls.
This was a living space for the keepers during storms, when it was too dangerous to return to the houses on the point.
C’mon, guys. PIck up to trash.
Mitchell Avenue, the main drag of a ghost town. Traces of asphalt and curbs are barely visible through patches of grass. In the old plan of the town, Mitchell Hotel would be to my direct left in this scene, and about 10 houses would flank this street to the left and right.
Kate in the Atlas E, which is essentially a buried Atlas D. Above is the protective steel blast door.