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LA-40 - Long Beach, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
N 33° 49.096 W 118° 08.686
11S E 394055 N 3742595
Quick Description: The site for the LA-40 launch pad Nike Missile used to be here at the Long Beach Airport, but it was destroyed following construction of the airport.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 12/28/2013 4:11:58 PM
Waymark Code: WMJT8Z
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Blue J Wenatchee
Views: 3

Long Description:
The former site of one of over 200 nike missile sites is here at the Long Beach Airport. Coordinates are for the front entrance. The missile site is completely destroyed, according to wikipedia, but you never know as the government hides things from us all the time.
Link to Ed Thelen's Nike location page that includes the site you are submitting: [Web Link]

Parking location: Not Listed

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