Accession Number:

AD0600485

Title:

NUCLEAR WEAPONS AND THEIR EFFECTS,

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Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

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Report Date:

1964-03-24

Pagination or Media Count:

164.0

Abstract:

Contents Classification of Nuclear Weapons Vehicles and Means of Employment for Detonating Nuclear Weapons The Tactical Possibilities of Radioactive Warfare Agents The Types of Detonation and Their Disguishing Features NuclearWeapon Targets Description of Various Types of Detonations at 20 Kilotons of TNT at Distances of 5 to 10 km The Impression in Cases of Different Calibers and Distances Influence of Weather and Other Factors on the Detonation Pattern The Pressure Wave as an Annihilating Factor Luminous Radiation as an Annihilating Factor Nuclear Radiation as an Annihilating Factor The Immediate Nuclear Radiation The Residual Nuclear Radiation and Protection From Nuclear Weapons.

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE