Broken Arrow – Response to a Nuclear Weapons Accident

This 1980 informational film was produced by the Air Force to depict a Defense Nuclear Agency (now Defense Threat Reduction Agency) training exercise based on a nuclear weapons accident scenario and the steps that would be taken from the time of the incident to D+7.

8 Responses to “Broken Arrow – Response to a Nuclear Weapons Accident”

  1. Fox says:

    “A Broken what?” “Broken Arrow. It’s a Class 4 Strategic Theatre Emergency. It’s what we call it when we lose a nuclear weapon.” “I don’t know what’s scarier, losing nuclear weapons, or that it happens so often there’s actually a term for it.”

  2. Loopy says:

    Ah yes, before the dawn of the v-neck undershirt