Roy's Postcards: 1983/11/02
I am at the Dulles Airport. I spent a couple of hours in Reston with Mike Bernat then I came back to check out the airport. These little buggies are real unique for carting people around.
Dulles International Airport
Dulles International Airport, the world's most modern terminal located in Fairfax and Loudoun counties in Northern Virginia.
The body of the Plane-Mate (Mobile Lounge) elevates to connect with the aircraft door, and is lowered and locked to the chassis when traveling on the field. The Plane-Mate is 49 feet long, 15.5 feet wide, weighs 75,000 pounds, and is powered by a single 195 hp diesel engine with a maximum speed of 19 mph.
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