Area 51 Satellite Image, April 2, 2000
4 meter resolution version of a satellite image of Area 51 taken on April 2, 2000 by the Ikonos Satellite. © Space Imaging with friendly permission
This satellite photo was taken on Sunday, April 2, 2000. The north end of the older runway is marked as closed, while the south end is still in use. The ramp south of the Janet terminal is being re-surfaced. During the construction the Janets were parked on the ramp west of Hangar 20-23.