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25/01/1995 Norwegian rocket incident


Countdown to Zero - 25th Jan 1995


The Norwegian Rocket Incident of 1995


Black Brant Scare - Norwegian Rocket Incident - Jan 25 1995

The Norwegian rocket incident occurred when a team of Norwegian and U.S. scientists launched a Black Brant XII four-stage sounding rocket from the Andøya Rocket Range off the northwestern coast of Norway. The rocket flew on a high northbound trajectory, which included an air corridor that stretches from Minuteman III nuclear missile silos in North Dakota all the way to the Russian capital city of Moscow.