During the Cold War, the U.S. Air Force took extraordinary security measures at nuclear weapons bases

Larson, George A.
August 2000
Military History;Aug2000, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p72
Focuses on the security measures taken by the United States at its nuclear weapons bases during the Cold War. Information on the initial Atomic Energy Commission Armed Forces Special Weapons Project agreement which went into effect on May 11, 1949; Description of the storage facilities at Ellsworth Air Force Base; Features of the Weaver Air Force Base, later called Rushmore Air Force Station.


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