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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
Army Prepositioning Installations

Overview of Army prepositioning installations as of January 2002

In addition to the tent city which provides shelter for 3,800 personnel, it is believed that this facility holds the equivalent of an armored or mech-infantry brigade set

Motorpool area as of January 2002

Motorpool area as of June 2002

These four buildings measuring 200 x 500 are 100,000 square feet, and are similar to other Army prepositioning facilities in the region

As of June 2002, the facility appears to be essentially complete. Main battle tanks and other warfighting order of battle is absent from the imagery, and is probably located under cover

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