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Posted at 03:38 PM ET, 10/04/2012

Are you a Washingtologist? Answer this question about National Airport

Think you’re a master of local trivia? Try answering the Washingtology question of the day from  Cultural Tourism DC. Take your best guess and see what others have answered in our daily quiz.

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Answer: Weather balloon launches and observations

Source: The turrets were used to launch weather balloons to measure how low the cloud “ceiling” was. Today the turrets serve as storage and restroom facilities.  http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/answer-man-launches-investigation-of-old-balloon-launching-site-at-national-airport/2012/06/30/gJQA9js3DW_print.html

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By Andy Smith  |  03:38 PM ET, 10/04/2012

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