We were invited inside the Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station (often mistakenly referred to as NORAD, which conducts some of its operations inside the mountain), but weren’t allowed to take pictures. The Air Force did, however, give us a disc full of seldom-seen historic construction images without captions and some publicity photos, including photos of President Kennedy, and Joe Perry of Aerosmith at the entrance. Below you will find the photos (labelled where we know specifically what it is what we’re looking at) along with a more recent Science Channel video of a trip inside the complex that should help give you a better sense of the mysterious seldom seen city under the mountain. Lots more info HERE at Wikipedia.

 

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