Fri, Sep 07, 2007 - Page 7 News List

US Air Force investigating cross-country nuke flight

WHOOPS The warheads should have been taken off the missiles or the missiles loaded into the plane's cargo hold, not placed under its wings, an expert said


The missiles carried W-80 warheads of up to 150 kilotonnes, 10 times the destructive force of the bomb dropped on Hiroshima.

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