Accession Number : ADA118681

Title :   Shots BOLTZMANN to WILSON, The First Four Tests of the PLUMBBOB Series, 28 May - 18 June 1957.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : JRB ASSOCIATES INC MCLEAN VA

Personal Author(s) : West,Jaton ; Wilkinson,Martha ; Simpson,Carol ; Massie,Jeannie

PDF Url : ADA118681

Report Date : 28 Sep 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 144

Abstract : This report describes the activities of DOD personnel, both military and civilian, in Shots BOLTZMANN to WILSON, the first four nuclear tests in the PLUMBBOB Series, which were conducted from 28 May to 18 June 1957. The tests 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 BOLTZMANN to WILSON.

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