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One of our H-bombs is missing.

Flora Lewis

One of our H-bombs is missing.

by Flora Lewis

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Air Force. -- Strategic Air Command.,
  • Hydrogen bomb.,
  • Aircraft accidents.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUG633 .L45
    The Physical Object
    Pagination270 p.
    Number of Pages270
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16486733M

    hydrogen bomb or H-bomb, weapon deriving a large portion of its energy from the nuclear fusion of hydrogen isotopes. In an atomic bomb, uranium or plutonium is split into lighter elements that together weigh less than the original atoms, the remainder of the mass appearing as this fission bomb, the hydrogen bomb functions by the fusion, or joining . 1. Flora Lewis, One of Our H-Bombs Is Missing (New York: McGraw-Hill, ), p. This book, by a New York Times journalist, is a general account of the Palomares incident. A similar journalistic ac-count is Tad Szulc, The Bombs of Palomares (New York: The Viking Press, ). 2. The U.S. military codename for an incident of this type is File Size: KB.

    title=One of Our H-Bombs is Missing publisher=McGraw-Hill | oclc= ] which resulted in an explosion that was witnessed by a second B about a mile away. All four men on the KC and three men on the bomber were killed. Systems Analysis Team during the Palomares incident, wrote a book called America’s Lost H-Bomb! Palomares, Spain, These works are all valuable factual resources. However, they do have the tendency to concentrate on the search for the bomb that was missing for eighty-one days since that was the most worrisome aspect of the.

    Yes, small atomic charges exist. They are very small. Several dozen kilos, thirty kilos, forty kilos. I spoke with people that made them, I saw them. The American specimens can be seen on the. Genealogy profile for Randall Randall "Randy" Clinton Maydew ( - ) - Genealogy Genealogy for Randall "Randy" Clinton Maydew ( - ) family tree on Geni, with over million profiles of ancestors and living en: NN Maydew, NNmm Maydew, NNm Maydew.


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Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, and dust jackets may not be included. The Palomares B crash, or the Palomares incident, occurred on 17 Januarywhen a BG bomber of the United States Air Force's Strategic Air Command collided with a KC tanker during mid-air refueling at 31, feet (9, m) over the Mediterranean Sea, off the coast of KC was completely destroyed when its fuel load ignited, killing all four crew Summary: Mid-air collision.

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