How To Hide An Airplane Factory

Discussion in 'The Pub' started by Jason, Aug 29, 2007.

  1. Jason

    Jason Charlie Mops wannabe Staff Member

    During World War II the Army Corps of Engineers needed to hide the Lockheed Burbank Aircraft Plant to protect it from a Japanese air attack. They covered it with camouflage netting and trompe l’oeil to make it look like a rural subdivision from the air.

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  2. wild

    wild Moderator

    I bet the only reason Colonel Warner didn't paint a huge arrow on top their soundstage stating "Lockheed, That Way ==>" was because they didn't know how to state it in Japanese.


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