Kennedy’s Evidence

Low-level aerial photos confirmed that Soviet nuclear missiles were in Cuba in 1962

This oblique, aerial view of a Soviet missile site, taken at an undisclosed location during the crisis, shows movers used to haul missiles inland after delivery by Soviet cargo ship, oxidizer tanks used for their fueling, missile erectors, and shelters. (NASM)

F-100D Super Sabres


Early in the missile crisis, the U.S. relocated more than 30 F-100D Super Sabres to Homestead Air Force Base in south Florida, parked in an irregular pattern on the field to be fueled and on constant alert to scramble towards Cuba.


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