53 years ago, there was a nuclear missile accident
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Posted by David Schott (+11192) 16 days ago
I thought this was a pretty interesting story.

Billings Gazette: 53 years ago, there was a nuclear missile accident. The public never knew

by Seth Tupper
Rapid City Journal


The silo near Vale where a nuclear warhead was accidentally blown off a missile in 1964 would have looked like this one, pictured in a 1963 aerial view at an undisclosed location in western South Dakota.
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