Low-level aerial photos confirmed that Soviet nuclear missiles were in Cuba in 1962.
- By Roger Mola
- AirSpaceMag.com, September 18, 2012
National Museum of the USAF
The U.S. Air Force and Strategic Air Command compiled a map showing known missile installations in Cuba, potential targets of a US invasion by land, and the need for further aerial photographs. The U.S. Naval Air Station at Guantanamo Bay is in the far southeast of Cuba.