Accession Number:

ADA465722

Title:

Technical Nuclear Safety Study of Project Dominic: B-52 Airdrops

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE SPECIAL WEAPONS CENTER KIRTLAND AFB NM

Report Date:

1962-02-26

Pagination or Media Count:

109.0

Abstract:

This report is a study by the JTF8 appointed Ad Hoc Committee of the adequacy of the safety features of the DOMINIC Test Series B-52 Airdrops. This study includes test information received by 26 February 1962 and is valid for tests conducted utilizing the Test Vehicles as described herein. The study examines the available handling, loading and delivery procedures, the system design, and tests and testing sequence used on the system which apply during surface transportation at Barbers Point, assembly, flying, prearm and release, or resafing operations.

Subject Categories:

  • Nuclear Weapons

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE