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    Heh. Why are those ships there?
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    Orders, nuclear testing on US troops in 1945-46.
    Remember that photo of the bomb going off with all those ships in a circle?
    Ghost Fleet Atomic tests.

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    [huh]wha?[/huh?]

    ok, how'd ya do that Hawg?
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    that looks like a mistel crash. nice!

    at what distance would that destroy a CV? a DD?
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    It was the behemoth 5000kilo bomb in the Pe-8
    It snuck all the way over the Coral sea to let 'em know what BOOM was all about
    Dig the glowing water, mebbe I'll take some night screenies
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    for the 56k weary- click for evening screenies, same thing, plus the Pe-8 AND thee bomba


    http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v2...og/bertha2.jpg
    http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v2...og/bertha3.jpg
    http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v2...og/bertha4.jpg
    http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v2...og/bertha5.jpg

    And it did damage most of the planes on the deck!
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    Ooooooooooo the 'HUSH A BOOM"
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    Why didn't the USA use bombs like that?
    were their aricraft able to carry such a load?
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