This Day in Nuclear Testing

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    24 July

    1946 – US nuclear test. Shot Baker, Operation Crossroads.
    Operation Crossroads
    Operation Crossroads - Wikipedia

    1957 – US nuclear test. Shot Kepler, Operation Plumbbob.
    Operation Plumbbob
    Operation Plumbbob - Wikipedia

    1964 – US nuclear test. Shot Trogon, Operation Whetstone.
    Operation Whetstone - Wikipedia

    1970 – Soviet nuclear test. Shot 324.
    1970 Soviet nuclear tests - Wikipedia

    1986 – US nuclear test. Shot Cornucopia, Operation Charioteer.
    Operation Charioteer - Wikipedia

    1987 – Soviet nuclear test. Shot 681 Neva 3.
    1987 Soviet nuclear tests - Wikipedia
     
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    25 July

    1957 – US nuclear test. Shot Owens, Operation Plumbbob.
    Operation Plumbbob
    Operation Plumbbob - Wikipedia

    1972 – US nuclear test. Shot Atarque, Operation Toggle.
    Operation Toggle - Wikipedia

    1974 – France nuclear test. Shot Maquis.
    1971–74 French nuclear tests - Wikipedia

    1979 – France nuclear test. Shot Tydee.
    1979–80 French nuclear tests - Wikipedia

    1980 – US nuclear test. Shot Tafi, Operation Tinderbox.
    Operation Tinderbox - Wikipedia

    1982 – France nuclear test. Shot Laios.
    1981–82 French nuclear tests - Wikipedia

    1984 – US nuclear test. Shot Kappeli, Operation Fusileer.
    Operation Fusileer - Wikipedia

    1985 – Four Soviet nuclear tests. Shots 668-1 thru -4.
    1985 Soviet nuclear tests - Wikipedia

    1985 – US nuclear test. Shot Serena, Operation Grenadier.
    Operation Grenadier - Wikipedia

    1990 – Two US nuclear tests. Shots Mineral Quarry and Randsburg, Operation Aqueduct.
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    27 July

    1962 – US nuclear test. Shot Wichita, Operation Storax.
    Operation Storax
    Operation Storax - Wikipedia

    1967 – US nuclear test. Shot Stanley, Operation Crosstie.
    Operation Crosstie - Wikipedia

    1970 – France nuclear test. Shot Pegase.
    1966–70 French nuclear tests - Wikipedia

    1972 – France nuclear test. Shot Oberon.
    1971–74 French nuclear tests - Wikipedia

    1972 – Soviet nuclear test. Shot 364.
    1972 Soviet nuclear tests - Wikipedia

    1976 – US nuclear test. Shot Billet, Operation Anvil.
    Operation Anvil (nuclear test) - Wikipedia
     
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    1966 – US nuclear test. Shot Saxon, Operation Latchkey (Plowshare).
    Project Plowshare - Wikipedia
    Operation Latchkey - Wikipedia

    1973 – France nuclear test. Shot Melpomene.
    1971–74 French nuclear tests - Wikipedia

    1974 – France nuclear test. Shot Persee.
    1971–74 French nuclear tests - Wikipedia

    1977 – US nuclear test. Shot Carnelian, Operation Fulcrum.
    Operation Fulcrum - Wikipedia

    1978 – Five Soviet nuclear tests. Shots 489-1 thru -5.
    1978 Soviet nuclear tests - Wikipedia

    1979 – France nuclear test. Shot Palamede.
    1979–80 French nuclear tests - Wikipedia
     
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    29 July

    1955 - Soviet nuclear test. Shot 19 (Joe 15).
    1955 Soviet nuclear tests - Wikipedia

    1965 – Soviet nuclear test. Shot 239.
    1965 Soviet nuclear tests - Wikipedia

    1974 – Soviet nuclear test. Shot 404.
    1974 Soviet nuclear tests - Wikipedia

    1976 – Soviet nuclear test. Shot 446, Galit A4.
    1976 Soviet nuclear tests - Wikipedia

    1982 – US nuclear test. Shot Monterey, Operation Praetorian.
    Operation Praetorian - Wikipedia

    1996 – China nuclear test. Shot (45). Last Chinese nuclear test.
    List of nuclear weapons tests of China - Wikipedia
     
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