Thursday, February 19, 2009

Google Earth outs CIA base in Pakistan

Before the CIA realized anybody was looking at the Shamsi air base (notice the three drones on the airstrip):

After Senator Diane Feinstein slipped up (notice the strip today is suddenly sanitized):

Thank The Times for this one.

Information is power, which is why the State--however constituted--generally seeks to restrict it.


G Rex said...

I wouldn't say it was sanitized, Steve. The lower shot may not show the drones, but it shows an additional building, most likely a recently constructed hangar for those drones - note the clamshell doors.

Zplt said...

the truth behind the world today. and a solution to solve it. Big problems need big solutions.