Cold War

British ''Seaslug'' Missile

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The ''Seaslug'' was a long serving British Surface to Air Missile deployed with The Royal Navy during The Cold War. It saw active combat service as well, during The Falkl …

''Doomsday'' Ships

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Another Cold War ''Command and Control'' protocol, The ''Doomsday Ships (also called The ''Ghost Ships'', were two US Navy Warships which were to be used to maintain comm …

USS ''Razorback''

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USS ''Razorback'' was a ''Balao''-Class Submarine, commissioned for The US Navy, toward the end of World War II (1944). She operated in The Pacific Ocean, with Pearl Harb …

US Douglas A-3 ''Sky Warriror'' Strategic Bomber

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The Douglas A-3 ''Sky Warrior'' was a Cold War Era Strategic Bomber, first introduced to The US Navy in 1956. A Carrier-based Bomber, over (300) ''Sky Warriors'' were dep …

US Curtis-Wright XF-87 ''Blackhawk'' Fighter

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Seen as The Jet Fighter replacement for The P-61 ''Black Widow'' Interceptor of World War II, The XF-87 was a prototype Fighter first developed in 1948. Only (2) Fighters …

US CONELRAD System

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The Control of Electromagnetic Radiation (also known as ''CONELRAD''), was an early Cold War Nuclear Attack Warning and Monitoring System – designed to warn The Ame …

British Clausen Rolling Platform

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The British Clausen Rolling Platform was a Cold War Era Missile Testing system, used in the 1950s – in Wales. The Weapons system was located on a plateau range whic …

British de Havilland DH100 ''Sea Vixen'' Fighter

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de Havilland's DH110 ''Sea Vixen'' was a Royal Naval Fleet Defense Fighter, first deployed in 1959. The ''Vixen'' is remembered for being the first British Fighter Jet to …

US Airborne Launch Control System

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Known as ALCS (Airborne Launch Control System), this is a primary Control Access Point used by The US Military for control over it's ICBM Assets. It is designed to become …

US DEFCON Alert System

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The DEFCON Alert System was devised by The US Military in 1966, during The Cold War Era. The System was born out NORAD (North American Aerospace Defense Command), which h …