US Atomic Testing & Operations: By Ground, Sea & Air explores the era of Atomic Weapons research and testing. You will learn about this era and the tests performed in this collection of three films.They are:
- Nuclear Program Testing Review: Reviewing Operations Able, Baker, Dominic, Epilog, Hardtack, Orange and Troop Involvement - 25 minutes.
- Operation Argus High Altitude Nuclear Test Program: Operation Argus was a series of three high-altitude nuclear tests conducted by the Atomic Energy Commission in the South Atlantic Ocean in August and September 1958. The results of Operation Argus proved the validity of the Christofilos theory. This theory proposed that a radiation belt is created in the upper regions of the Earth's atmosphere by high-altitude detonations. - 46 minutes.
- Operation Dominic Fireballs Nuclear Explosions: 16 spectacular airdrop nuclear bursts that were detonated near Christmas Island in the Pacific Ocean in 1962. - 43 minutes No narration/music background.
The total run time of this DVD is 1 hour 56 minutes.
Here are some sample clips from the DVD