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60th Anniversary Of Goldsboro Nuclear Mishap

60th Anniversary Of Goldsboro Nuclear Mishap

It’s the 60th anniversary of the big bang that, fortunately, never happened. Around midnight on January 24th, 1961, a B-52G aircraft based at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base experienced a fuel leak and broke up in midair over Wayne County. Five crewmen were able to successfully eject or bail out of the aircraft, but three…read more »

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