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Agree - SAC had little use for napalm from 50000 ft...

March 16 2012 at 10:26 PM

Jimmbbo  (Login jimmbbo)
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Response to B43 Nuke Bombs

SAC's mission was nuclear strike in '65 (in the midst of the Cold War).

Looks like the B-43 is correct:
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Am ready to be corrected, but even after the high altitude mission was eliminated due to the missile/interceptor threat, don't recall seeing napalm canisters loaded on the B52... Cruise missiles, iron bombs, JDAM, CBUs yes...

After decades of study, it has become obvious that Murphy was an optimist...

This message has been edited by jimmbbo from IP address on Mar 16, 2012 10:48 PM

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