NOTES: This was declassified in FY2011 by the Eisenhower Presidential Library. No date was found on this, and it was in:
[Office of the Staff Secretary Records, Subject Series, Dept. of Defense Subseries, Box 2, DoD Vol. IV (1)]
Italicized Bold text was written in pen on the original document.

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ATOMIC CAPABLE AIRCRAFT

Operational -- ready to go. Does not include those in Continental U . S . or not on station .


Actual

Unclassified

Carrier based

196

More than 175

Overseas land based, tactical aircraft

792

More than 750



Above do not include those in Continental U. S. or not on station.


SAC --- Heavy Bombers

550

} Nearly 2000

              Medium Bombers

1300



Cruise type missiles deployed overseas – 262







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