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Apr 12, 2006 - Beale Air Force Base, Ca

Arrived here after 8 hours of pretty boring driving. The views were of mostly agriculture fields, but roads were not bad, so the drive was pleasant. Beale was the home of the SR-71 spy planes years ago, but now is primarily a refueling base and home to the U-2 spy planes. Most days they would practice landings and take offs, and were fun to watch. I only wish the 71's were still operating. Took a trip to Sacramento, about an hour drive, to see the railroad museum. A couple of pictures, and a stroll along the river edge that is part of the...

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