Accession Number:

ADA123441

Title:

Operation BUSTER-JANGLE, 1951

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

JRB ASSOCIATES INC MCLEAN VA

Report Date:

1982-06-21

Pagination or Media Count:

192.0

Abstract:

This report describes the activities of DOD military and civilian personnel in Operation BUSTER-JANGLE, the second series of atmospheric nuclear weapons tests conducted at the Nevada Proving Ground from 22 October through 29 November 1951. The BUSTER-JANGLE series consisted of seven events. DOD personnel participated in Excerises Desert Rock I, II, III and in scientific projects conducted by the test units. Radiological safety criteria and procedures were established and implemented during Operation BUSTER-JANGLE to minimize participants exposure to ionizing radiation.

Subject Categories:

  • Radiobiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE