Accession Number : ADA139151


Title :   Operation SANDSTONE: 1948


Descriptive Note : Technical rept.


Corporate Author : KAMAN TEMPO SANTA BARBARA CA


Personal Author(s) : Berkhouse, L H ; Hallowell, J H ; McMullan, F W ; Davis, S E ; Jones, C B ; Gladeck, F R ; Martin, E J ; Osborn, M J ; Rogers, W E


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a139151.pdf


Report Date : 19 Dec 1983


Pagination or Media Count : 222


Abstract : SANDSTONE was a three-detonation atmospheric nuclear weapon test series conducted during the spring of 1948 at Enewetak Atoll in the Marshall Islands. Report emphasis is on the radiological safety of the personnel. Available records on personnel exposure are summarized.


Descriptors :   *NUCLEAR EXPLOSIONS , *NUCLEAR EXPLOSION TESTING , *RADIATION EFFECTS , *DOSIMETRY , MILITARY PERSONNEL , SAFETY , EXPOSURE(PHYSIOLOGY) , LOW ALTITUDE , FALLOUT , CIVILIAN PERSONNEL , NUCLEAR RADIATION , AIRBURST


Subject Categories : Radiobiology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE