Low-level aerial photos confirmed that Soviet nuclear missiles were in Cuba in 1962.
- By Roger Mola
- AirSpaceMag.com, September 18, 2012
Courtesy of Robert Lawrence Young
At Cigli Air Base in Turkey, U.S. Jupiter missiles stood ready to strike the Soviet Union. Moscow used the missiles as a bargaining chip with the US, demanding that they be removed before the Soviet removal of their own missiles from Cuba.