Drive along. Don't stare at them it's RUDE!

Just a UFO stopping to use the restrooms and grab a snack as they cross the galaxy.

Obviously, Wyoming is a rest stop, I mean, we have 2 spaceports.

One in Green River and another at Devil's Tower.

But what about the alien rest stop outside of Lander, Wyoming?

This picture was posted by Donna Drogos on her social media.

Wyoming attracts our most foreign tourists from throughout the universe. Highway 789 near Lander. 11/08/23,  wrote Donna.

Photo By Donna Drogos
Photo By Donna Drogos

I won't dare ask the property owner what's going on.

He has no choice but to deny any knowledge of what we are obviously not supposed to see over his property.

Then again, maybe they stopped to ask directions.

Wyoming's two registered spaceports are nowhere near here.

Should we just point to Green River or east to Devil's Tower and make beeping noises at them?

I don't speak alien... do you?

Farmer meets alien.
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Many stories have been written about Wyoming's Green River Intergalactic Space Port.

The most recent one by Cowboy State Daily, titled:

Why The Heck … Does Green River, Wyoming, Have An Intergalactic Spaceport?

In past articles, I've pointed out that Wyoming has two spaceports. Don't forget Devils Tower.  The "documentary" Close Encounters Of The Third Kind is well known.

You can look up the Green River Intergalactic Space Port on any map.

But did you know you can look it up on a special map made just for pilots?

Let's back up to see how this spaceport came to be.

Much like the invention of the Jackalope in Douglas, Wyoming (which is now world-famous) the Green River Space Port was said to be an interplanetary humanitarian effort to save potential lifeforms on Jupiter.

The planet was being bombarded by the remnants of a comment at the time.

What began as tongue-in-cheek by the local city council is now officially recognized on aeronautical charts.

Yeah, that's right, the FAA has a sense of humor.

Then again, anyone from Jupiter is welcome, for real.

Just, nobody from the giant planet has taken them up on it.

This odd-looking map below is called a Sectional Chart. It's used by pilots.

attachment-Sectional Chart Wyoming

Let's zoom in to the Green River area to see what the FAA has named that little dirt and gravel strip locals call the  Green River Intergalactic Space Port. 

You notice an airport identifier of 48U. Not really a clever name. It just helps pilots to find it when using electronic maps or planning a flight.

Cheyenne's airport identifier is KCYS. Casper's is KCPR. The Rock Springs airport is identified as KRKS.


What's that written above 48U?

attachment-Map Space Port Wyoming

Well, I'll be...

Some years ago the FAA officially recognized that little green river airport as the Green River Intergalactic Airport

Digging a little deeper into the official FAA listings, they do include "SPACE PORT" in their write-up. They just did not care to write it all out on the map.

So, there you go, It's official.

The only officially recognized Intergalactic Spaceport on Earth.

Devils Tower As Seen From The Mother Ship

If you've see the movie (documentary) Close Encounters Of The Third Kind, then you know what it looked like to see "The Mother Ship" descending down to Devils Tower.

But what did it look like from the Mother Ship's point of view?

We don't have any actual photos from the Mother Ship

So we recreated the scene using Google Earth and one Nasa Photo.

Gallery Credit: Glenn Woods

Medicine Bow Wyoming Road Art

There is a strange mind at work in Medicine Bow Wyoming.

Someone who is disturbed, yet having a lot of fun at the same time.

This person wants to share that fun with you.

Gallery Credit: Glenn Woods

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