Mojave in Kern County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Rotary Rocket Roton ATV
First Rocket Powered Vehicle to Fly At Mojave Spaceport
—1999 A.D. —
ATV Chief Engineer & Test Pilot: Marti Sarigul-Klijn
Director of Flight Test & Co-Pilot: Brian Binnie
Erected 2006 by East Kern Airport District Board of Directors.
Location. 35° 3.324′ N, 118° 9.479′ W. Marker is in Mojave, California, in Kern County. Marker is on Flightline Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Located across the street from the Mojave Control Tower at Legacy Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1434 Flightline Street, Mojave CA 93501, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Voyager Aircraft / SpaceShipOne Replica (a few steps from this marker); Mojave Air & Spaceport (within shouting distance of this marker); United States Marine Corps Air Station (within shouting distance of this marker); Golden Queen Mine Cart Mojave 20-Mule Team Borax Terminus (approx. one mile away); Why Tehachapi Pass? / Pioneers of the Wind / Hike A Mile or Two - Thousand (approx. 11.3 miles away); Tomo-Kahni (approx. 12.2 miles away); Willow Springs (approx. 14½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mojave.
Categories. • Air & Space •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 2, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 581 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on March 2, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.