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To: Untouchable
There is the mistaken impression that our nuclear plants would follow the same paradigm of Chernobyl. Our systems are very different from the Soviet graphite block systems. Crashing a nuclear plant in our country wouldn't result in the same type of catastrophe as Chernobyl, though it would be very serious but over a much smaller area.
6 posted on 09/17/2001 9:45:23 PM PDT by MHGinTN
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7 posted on 09/17/2001 9:47:11 PM PDT by MHGinTN
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Thanks for the info. Are they secure facilities? How easily could one get in there with a bomb. And if they did, would it cause enough damage to create some sort of meltdown?
10 posted on 09/17/2001 9:51:47 PM PDT by Untouchable
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