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Falkland Islands

of Mount Longdon , and overlooks Stanley (Stanley, Falkland Islands), the islands' capital. References In 1958 ''Norton Sound'' participated in Operation Argus. From south of the Falkland Islands she launched three rockets carrying low-yield atomic warheads. Detonations (High altitude nuclear explosion) occurred at altitudes between 160 and 750 km, and effects were monitored by the Explorer IV (Explorer 4) satellite and other instrumented rockets. Analysis


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