How To Hide An Airplane Factory
"Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do
and they will surprise you with their ingenuity." ~General George S. Patton
During World War II the Army Corps of Engineers needed to hide the Lockheed Burbank Aircraft Plant to protect it from being a target for a Japanese air attack.
They covered it with camouflage netting and to make it look like a rural housing subdivision from the air. The completed the work in a flash trading studio props into real looking terrain.
These amazing photos tell the story of ingenuity during trying times.