Accession Number : ADA955702


Title :   Palomares Summary Report


Corporate Author : DEFENSE NUCLEAR AGENCY KIRTLAND AFB NM TECHNOLOGY AND ANALYSIS DIRECTORATE


Personal Author(s) : Place, W M ; Cobb, F C ; Defferding, C G


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a955702.pdf


Report Date : 15 Jan 1975


Pagination or Media Count : 218


Abstract : The accident which occurred over Palomares, Spain on 17 January 1966 and its subsequent recovery operation attracted worldwide interest. This report is designed as a summary which collects the most pertinent data under one cover.


Descriptors :   *RECOVERY , *AVIATION ACCIDENTS , *NUCLEAR BOMBS , RADIOACTIVE MATERIALS , JET BOMBERS , DECONTAMINATION , TANKER AIRCRAFT


Subject Categories : Military Aircraft Operations


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE