This Day in Nuclear Testing

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    14 August

    1969 – Two US nuclear tests. Shots Spider-A,-B, Operation Mandrel.
    Operation Mandrel - Wikipedia

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

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

    1974 – Soviet nuclear test. Shot 405, Gorizont 2.
    1974 Soviet nuclear tests - Wikipedia

    1974 – US nuclear test. Shot Puye, Operation Bedrock.
    Operation Bedrock - Wikipedia

    1981 – Three Soviet nuclear tests. Shots 575-1,-2,-3.
    1981 Soviet nuclear tests - Wikipedia

    1985 – US nuclear test. Shot Cebrero, Operation Grenadier.
    Operation Grenadier - Wikipedia
     
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    18 August

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

    1958 – US nuclear test. Shot Fig, Operation Hardtack I. Last test at Eniwetok.
    Operation Hardtack I
    Operation Hardtack I - Wikipedia

    1962 – Two Soviet nuclear tests. Shots 150, 151.
    1962 Soviet nuclear tests - Wikipedia

    1964 – Soviet nuclear test. Shot 226.
    1964 Soviet nuclear tests - Wikipedia

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

    1971 – US nuclear test. Shot Algodones, Operation Grommet.
    Operation Grommet - Wikipedia

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

    1979 – Two Soviet nuclear tests. Shots 528-1, -2.
    1979 Soviet nuclear tests - Wikipedia

    1983 – Five Soviet nuclear tests. Shots 616-1 thru -5.
    1983 Soviet nuclear tests - Wikipedia
     
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    1962 – Soviet nuclear test. Shot 152.
    1962 Soviet nuclear tests - Wikipedia

    1968 – Two Soviet nuclear tests. Shots 288-1, -2.
    1968 Soviet nuclear tests - Wikipedia

    1972 – Soviet nuclear test. Shot 366, Region 3.
    1972 Soviet nuclear tests - Wikipedia

    1977 – Soviet nuclear test. Shot 466, Meteorit 3.
    1977 Soviet nuclear tests - Wikipedia

    This thread was started on 21 August last year and has come full circle. This is my final entry. For those who viewed it, I hope you found it interesting. So long. :bye1:
     

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