[Marxism] When the USA set off an H-Bomb in the sky above Hawaii

Les Schaffer schaffer at optonline.net
Sat Jul 3 11:22:15 MDT 2010


there was an attempt three weeks earlier, but the rocket's engines cut 
out at 30k feet and the weapon was deliberately destroyed in mid-air, 
raining plutonium down on nearby islands. there were other failures as 
well.

according to reports, the Starship Prime blast (1400 kt) disrupted 
several satellites, as well as electronics on the ground.

   http://nuclearweaponarchive.org/Usa/Tests/Dominic.html
   http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Starfish_Prime

1962 was an active time for high altitude nuclear blasts both by the US 
and the SU:


    http://www.johnstonsarchive.net/nuclear/hane.html

the US continues to conduct related research on disruption of the 
ionosphere via non-nuclear means.

Les





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