Accession Number:

ADB951739

Title:

Operation WIGWAM. Project 4.2. Weapons Assembly.

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Corporate Author:

GENERAL ELECTRIC CO SANTA BARBARA CA TEMPO

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Report Date:

1980-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

Project 4.2 was requested to provide and assemble a warhead and firing system which would give a yield equivalent to 30 kt of TNT and be detonated at 2000 ft below the oceans surface. This report tells how this was accomplished and brought to a successful conclusion on May 14, 1955, at 1300 PDT.

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE