BAGHDAD (Reuters) -
Nuclear Security Administration carried out in the US Department of Energy in cooperation with the US Air Force test of the model rate of nuclear bomb "B61".
According to this source at the US air base Kirtland in the state of New Mexico.
The source said that the test head of the combat B61-12 type carried out on 15 March by throwing a bomb from fighter aircraft F-16 on the shooting Nellis field in the state of Nevada.
The source noted that the head combat was during the experiment without the nuclear section, and tests took place in the context of the extension of bombs "B61" service period by modernizing its nuclear and other elements with which to raise and improve the safety system program.