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Air Burst

The explosion of a nuclear weapon at such a height that the expanding fireball does not touch the earth's surface when the luminosity is a maximum.

Basic Effects of Nuclear WeaponsOpen link in new window | (
Second Atomic Bomb Test Preliminary ReportOpen link in new window | (
The Mechanics of Nuclear ExplosionsOpen link in new window | (

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Nuclear Weapons Development
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