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The History of Area 51


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In the middle of nowhere on the way to nowhere. With the desolate, nuclear blasted Nevada Test Site to the west, how did Area 51 come into existence? What is being done at the Groom Lake facility? From a bombing range in World War II to . . .

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The History of Area 51

  1. 1. In 1942 an auxiliary airfield was established at Groom Lake in Nevada, 83 miles north-northwest of Las Vegas. History of Area 51
  2. 2. Originally, it was used by crews preparing for World War II who used the extensive Nellis Air Force Base Range for target practice. Area 51
  3. 3. After World War II, the land to the west became the Nevada Test Site, where hundreds of nuclear weapons were detonated. Area 51
  4. 4. The Groom Lake Facility, known by various names such as Paradise Ranch, Dreamland, and Watertown. Area 51 is the location’s designation on the map of the area. Area 51
  5. 5. Workers are flown daily from Las Vegas to Area 51 aboard an un-marked jet, nicknamed Janet. Area 51
  6. 6. It is known that the F-117 Stealth Fighter was tested there. Area 51
  7. 7. There are rumors of even more advance d aircraft being test flown at Area 51 Area 51
  8. 8. There are other rumors. Isolated in the desert, nuclear wasteland to the west, Area 51 is one of the most secure places in the world. Area 51
  9. 9. Area 51- Book OneScreenplay written by the writer of Alien and producer of Minority Report. Since before the dawning of modern man, an alien mothership and nine abandoned flying saucers have been hidden away in Area 51, a top-secret military base in the Nevada desert. There, scientists have studied the crafts, hoping to unlock the secrets of the alien technology and, perhaps, the origins of life on Earth. But now a deranged general wants to activate the mothership’s interstellar drive—and the consequences could prove catastrophic for humankind. Dr. Hans Von Seeckt—an elderly scientist, ex-Nazi, and original member of the Area 51 research team—joins up with the president’s science adviser, Dr. Lisa Duncan, and Special Forces officer Mike Turcotte to put a stop to the planned test flight and tell the public the truth about Area 51. Meanwhile, a brilliant archaeologist, Professor Nabinger, discovers a message on runes found in ancient Egypt that could change everything we think we know about human evolution and the role that alien
  11. 11. And now the latest addition to the bestselling series.
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  13. 13. New York Times bestselling author, graduate of West Point, former Green Beret, and feeder of two yellow Labs, most famously Cool Gus. He’s had over 75 books published, including the #1 bestselling series Time Patrol, Area 51, Atlantis, and the Green Berets. Born in the Bronx and having traveled the world he now lives peacefully with his wife and labs. Sort of. Free books below available HERE