Country: United States Region: Nw Mexico
Latitude: 33° 8' 17" N Longitude: -107° 37' 40" E
Area use / Military Branches: ACTIVE
White Sands Missile Range (WSMR) http://www.wsmr.army.mil/Pages/home.aspx is a rocket testrange of almost 3,200 square miles in area, the largest military installation in the US.The missile range occupies around 3,200 square miles of area. It is equipped with a range of facilities for testing, research and development, evaluation and training activities
The White Sands Test Facility tests and evaluates hazardous materials, spacecraft components and rocket propulsion systems. Other organisations located at the missile range are the 46th Test Group, Second Engineer Battalion, the 746th Test Squadron, Army Research Laboratory, Centre for Countermeasures and the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.
It is also hosting the WSMR museum http://www.wsmr-history.org/
Search for 3. ARMY / White Sands missile range