Nuclear News | May 26, 2016

Photo Credit: Tiffany LeMaistre

Photo Credit: Tiffany LeMaistre

US Military Uses 8-Inch Floppy Disks to Coordinate Nuclear Force Operations

The U.S. Defense Department is still using – after several decades – 8-inch floppy disks in a computer system that coordinates the operational functions of the nation’s nuclear forces, a jaw-dropping new report reveals.
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