Accident was staged as one of a series of tests conducted for the Energy Research and Development Administration (now part of the Dept. of Energy) by Sandia Laboratories in Albuquerque. The object was to prove that the hardware used to transport nuclear materials will stand up to the most devilish accidents conjurable by man.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Time Incorporated

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  • Publication Date: 1978-6-5

Media Info

  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 148-149
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00179261
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Fortune
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 19 1978 12:00AM