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Vela Incident: nuclear explosion or meteorite?

Posted on 20 July 2010 of Administrator in Cold war
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The incident Sailing, Flash also known as the South Atlantic occurred on 22 September 1979 between the South Atlantic and the Indian Ocean south of South Africa. The U.S. Vela satellites 6911 took over the typical “Double zip” (the first short and very intense, followed by a longer and less bright) of a nuclear explosion [...]