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Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar
2506'57"N 5118'55"E

New imagery from Space Imaging's Ikonos and DigitalGlobe's Quick Bird reveal continued construction at Al Udeid Airbase.

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Imagery of Al Udeid Air Base
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Overview of the Middle East with Qatar in the center

The Persian Gulf with Qatar in the center

CIA Map Qatar 1995

NIMA 1:500,000 Tactical Pilotage Chart of with an Ikonos browse image of the Al Udeid air base overlayed

Ikonos imagery overview of Al Udeid as of January 13, 2002

New Digital Globe imagery of Al Udeid as of June 13, 2002

A C-17 Globemaster on the ramp.

Two KC-10 Extenders with different paint schemes. The .61 meter GSD resolution Digital Globe imagery leaves little to the imagination

Two KC-135s with gunmetal paint scheme are barely detectable against the black flightline

A taxying C-130 is rendered almost invisible - testimony to the benefits of this paint scheme

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