The Okinawa missiles of October
Date Written: 2015-10-25
Publisher: Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists
Year Published: 2015
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX18254
John Bordne, a resident of Blakeslee, Pennsylvania, had to keep a personal history to himself for more than five decades. Only recently has the US Air Force given him permission to tell the tale, which, if borne out as true, would constitute a terrifying addition to the lengthy and already frightening list of mistakes and malfunctions that have nearly plunged the world into nuclear war.