Accession Number : ADA118680

Title :   Shots WHEELER to MORGAN, The Final Eight Tests of the PLUMBBOB Series, 6 September - 7 October 1957.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,


Personal Author(s) : Massie,Jeannie ; Ponton,Jean

PDF Url : ADA118680

Report Date : 30 Sep 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 146

Abstract : This report describes the activities of DOD personnel, both military and civilian, in Shots WHEELER to MORGAN, the final eight nuclear tests in the PLUMBBOB atmospheric weapons testing series. The tests were conducted between 6 September and 7 October 1957 and involved participants from Exercise Desert Rock VII and VIII, AFSWP, AFSWC, and various AEC test groups. This volume also describes the radiological safety criteria and procedures in effect at Shots WHEELER to MORGAN.

Descriptors :   *Nuclear explosions, Ionizing radiation, Nuclear explosion testing, Nuclear weapons, Yield(Nuclear explosions), Thermal radiation

Subject Categories : Nuclear Weapons

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE