What is Area 51?
Area 51, a highly classified remote detachment of Edwards Air Force Base, was built in 1955 as part of the more substantial Nevada Test and Training Range complex, initially to serve as a test facility for the U-2 Spy Plane. Although it has never been declared a “top secret base,” the area is highly protected […]Read More
Area 51 is located in southern Nevada, 83 miles north-northwest of Las Vegas, on the edge of Groom Lake. However, don’t pack those floaties just yet; it’s usually dry and there’s no way you’ll be able to storm Area 51 security guards anyway. The perimeter of the base is marked with orange posts and patrolled by guards […]Read More