Atomic Bomb Delivery (film #1 in the 0800051 Armed Forces Special Weapons Project section of DOE Nevada). [Category: Military & Propaganda]

This clip features a pilot’s eye view of dropping an atomic bomb. You get to see the bright red button being pressed, the bomb falling, and the huge explosion on impact. Then there’s a rundown of the various kinds of planes that can drop a-bombs. Even though the clip is brief, there’s something disturbing about it that makes it memorable.

Ratings: Camp/Humor Value: **. Weirdness: ****. Historical Interest: ****. Overall Rating: ****.

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