Navy Yard in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Ivan Getting, Bradford Parkinson
The first GPS Satellite, Block 1, The Boeing Corporation.
Erected by U.S. Department of Transportation.
Location. 38° 52.528′ N, 77° 0.156′ W. Marker is in Navy Yard, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from Tingey Street Southeast east of New Jersey Avenue Southeast, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1200 New Jersey Avenue Southeast, Washington DC 20590, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 1983 (here, next to this marker); 2004 (here, next to this marker); 1966 (a few steps from this marker); Landing Gear and Wheels (a few steps from this marker); 1962 (a few steps from 2003 (a few steps from this marker); 1607 (within shouting distance of this marker); April 1, 1967 (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Navy Yard.
Categories. • Air & Space • Communications •
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Credits. This page was last revised on May 27, 2019. This page originally submitted on February 2, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 76 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 1, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.