N 54°47' E 58°38'
The Yuryuzan national-level nuclear weapons storage facility is near the Zlatoust-36/Yuryuzan nuclear weapons production plant. Corona Mission 1115-2 of 20 September 1971 indicates there are two storage areas which branch off a central housing or maintenance area. It appears to be one complex and seems to have roughly the same capacity of the two storages near Nizhnyaya Tura.
Sources and Methods
- Thomas Cochrane, William Arkin, Robert Norris and Jeffrey Sands, Soviet Nuclear Weapons Nuclear Weapons Databook Volume IV, Natural Resources Defense Council [New York, Harper & Row, 1989].
- Thomas Cochrane, Robert Norris and Oleg Bukharin, Making the Bomb - From Stalin to Yeltsin [Boulder, Westview Press, 1995]
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