Just before ICBM’s became the de facto delivery system of choice, the US created what could be called the doomsday weapon of the cold war.
It was deemed so dangerous that the same government that commissioned it, cancelled it before it went into production. This is the story of Project Pluto and SLAM the unstoppable nuclear-powered cruise missile it created.
Kosmonaut, Muhammad Tauha Ali, Pascal Hausammann, Florian Hesse.
Also Alan Johns
Jorn Magnus Karlsen
Mitchel J. Mullin II
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Presented by Paul Shillito
Written and Researched by Paul Shillito
Images and Footage
US Dept of Defence, USAF
Intro Music by
Mike Mullen BMI