Google Earth provides us with a birds eye view of Arizona’s aircraft Boneyard, which is home to “4,000 retired aircraft – or at least one of almost every US armed forces plane since WWII.” Video after the break.

For those of you thinking the Boneyard is a rotting pile of our tax dollars, well, it sort of is. But the base claims that for every $1 invested here, $11 are returned through salvaged parts.

[via Gizmodo]