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
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