The film depicts a simulated war plan from the late 1950's which in the event of a real attack on the United States would be executed at the Operation Control Room, Offutt Air Force Vase, Nebraska, and at a classified underground control room by the Strategic Air Command. Footage includes pilots and ground crewmen scrambling; pilots boarding aircraft; B-47's, B-52's, and B-58's taxiing, taking off, maneuvering, and landing; and a KC-135 refueling a B-52. Also included are scenes of the launching of the Bull Goose, Rascal, Snark, and Thor missiles. This film was produced by the United States Air Force in the late 1950's for internal training purposes however it has now been declassified. The source files for this film were made available courtesy the National Security Archive at The George Washington University. Further details at


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