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Rogers Dry Lake

Mojave Desert, California
County of Kern.
National Register Number: 85002816
Resource type: Site.
Property type: Defense - air facility.
Congressional District: CA-21 Certified Local Government: NO

Statement of Significance (as of designation - October 3, 1985):
This dry lakebed provided a natural laboratory for flight testing of aircraft that were on the cutting edge of aerospace and aviation technology. It is the primary resource associated with establishment of Edwards Air Force Base, the world's premier flight testing and flight research center.


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