Archive: Weapons complex

  1. The death of Frits Veerman - not the end of the Khan Affair
  2. U.S. plutonium pit production: Key updates
  3. Five controversial fissile-material-related items in the Department of Energy's FY2021 Budget Request
  4. Plutonium pit budget request: another massive increase expected
  5. U.S. plutonium pit production plans advance, with new requirements
  6. Shipments of U.S. spent fuel to the Idaho National Laboratory
  7. U.S. shift away from HEU-fueled naval nuclear reactors could begin in the 2040s
  8. Fissile material mysteries in the U.S. Department of Energy FY20 budget request
  9. NRC terminates construction authorization for the MOX Fuel Fabrication Facility
  10. U.S. naval spent fuel shipped to the Idaho National Laboratory
  11. US plutonium pit production plans fail to satisfy Congress; further studies underway
  12. United States to down-blend HEU for tritium production
  13. Pilot project to reprocess naval spent fuel at Idaho National Laboratory
  14. U.S. plutonium pit production and disposition plans face congressional scrutiny
  15. Declaring more U.S. weapon-grade uranium excess could delay the need to build a new national enrichment plant
  16. Questions about projected U.S. plutonium pit production capability
  17. Accident said to damage India's nuclear-powered submarine
  18. Fissile material issues in the U.S. National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018
  19. India launches its second nuclear-powered submarine
  20. Spent fuel of plutonium production reactors removed from Zheleznogorsk
  21. Chinese naval reactors
  22. U.S. Department of Energy seeks domestic enrichment capability
  23. United States adds 500 warheads to dismantlement queue, outlines its nuclear security record
  24. U.S. Congress sustains MOX facility construction
  25. India's first nuclear submarine accepted for service
  26. A plan to upgrade naval spent fuel handling facility at the Idaho National Laboratory
  27. Pakistan may be building a new enrichment facility
  28. U.S. reprocessing plant at the Savannah River Site resumed operations
  29. Russia to decommission a metallurgical plant in Seversk
  30. United States releases an update of its HEU inventory
  31. Ongoing transfers of weapon materials between the United States and the United Kingdom
  32. United States to discontinue construction of MOX Fuel Fabrication Facility
  33. Could the U.S. Waste Isolation Pilot Plant go critical if more plutonium were disposed in it?
  34. United States to dispose of 6 MT of weapon-grade plutonium in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  35. Former defense reprocessing plant in Seversk to be decommissioned
  36. IPFM presents Global Fissile Material Report 2015 at the NPT Review Conference
  37. United States has no preferred alternative for disposition of surplus plutonium
  38. U.S. Department of Energy set to restart last remaining U.S. reprocessing plant
  39. U.S. MOX report reveals major cost estimate increases
  40. Russia removed weapon-grade plutonium from Seversk
  41. Pakistan's Chashma reprocessing plant may be completed
  42. Fourth plutonium production reactor in Pakistan appears operational
  43. Two new reports raise fundamental questions on Savannah River MOX plant
  44. Savannah River MOX Plant secures 2015 funding but future of program remains in doubt
  45. U.S. MOX plant construction license extended
  46. Pakistan outlines scope for FM(C)T intended to establish parity with India
  47. India ratifies an additional protocol and will safeguard two more nuclear power reactors
  48. Pakistan begins operating third Khushab plutonium production reactor
  49. Damning U.S. Department of Energy audit on cost and schedule overruns at the MOX Fabrication Facility at the Savannah River Site
  50. United States updates information about its nuclear weapons stokpile
  51. United States puts MOX Fuel Fabrication Facility on cold standby
  52. Further increase in the cost of U.S. plutonium disposition program
  53. Rising cost of the Uranium Processing Facility in the United States
  54. UK nuclear warhead dismantlement program
  55. India activated its first nuclear submarine reactor
  56. United States to look for more efficient plutonium disposition options
  57. The cost of the U.S. MOX plant is estimated to be $7.7 billion
  58. Amounts of fissile materials in early Soviet nuclear devices
  59. United States begins shipments of plutonium from Savannah River to WIPP
  60. Special nuclear material removed from Livermore
  61. Unprecedented security breach at the key U.S. HEU storage facility
  62. Environmental impact statement for the U.S. surplus plutonium disposition program
  63. U.S. Nuclear Weapons Council recommends deferral of the CMRR facility
  64. United States releases an update of its plutonium inventory
  65. Decommissioning of Seversk plutonium production reactors
  66. Pakistan again blocks UN Conference on Disarmament talks on FCMT
  67. Russia to complete separation of weapon-grade plutonium
  68. North Korea agreed to suspend nuclear activities
  69. Some details of India's nuclear program
  70. H-Canyon to produce MOX feed from excess weapon plutonium
  71. United States produces MOX feed from weapon plutonium
  72. U.S. non-military plutonium in 2010
  73. United States announces details of the American Assured Fuel Supply
  74. U.S. court rules against suspension of CMRR plutonium facility
  75. Questions raised about safety of the U.S. MOX plant
  76. A U.S. court to hold hearings on CMRR plutonium facility at Los Alamos
  77. U.S. MOX program wanted relaxed security at the weapon-grade plutonium facility
  78. U.S. plutonium disposition program: Uncertainties of the MOX route
  79. Zheleznogorsk will complete separation of plutonium in 2012
  80. Pakistan is seen as building fourth plutonium production reactor
  81. Pakistan to block progress at the CD, citing Obama's support of India joining NSG
  82. The Conference on Disarmament in 2011: Pakistan and the FMCT, and Wikileaks
  83. India starts new unsafeguarded reprocessing plant
  84. India shuts down CIRUS reactor
  85. U.S. non-military plutonium in 2009
  86. Future supply of tritium for U.S. nuclear weapons in doubt
  87. Restroom cleaner vapors shut down parts of Los Alamos plutonium processing facility
  88. United States and Russia request safeguards for their excess plutonium
  89. POGO report on U.S. highly-enriched uranium
  90. Changes in U.S. Surplus Plutonium Disposition program
  91. Nuclear warhead dismantlement at Y-12 suspended over safety issues
  92. Argentina considers naval reactors
  93. Project 816 - Unfinished plutonium production complex in China
  94. India developing new centrifuges and increasing enrichment capacity
  95. Video of handling of nuclear warheads at a NNSA facility
  96. U.S.-Russian Plutonium Management and Disposition Agreement
  97. Russia no longer produces weapon materials
  98. Nuclear Security Summit documents
  99. United States and Russia sign protocol to plutonium disposition agreement
  100. Last Russian plutonium production reactor to finally shut down
  101. U.S. and Russia to finalize plutonium disposition agreement
  102. Plutonium processing to remain at Mayak
  103. U.S. civilian plutonium in 2008
  104. Pakistan may have completed new plutonium production reactor, Khushab-II
  105. Shutdown schedule for Russia's last plutonium production reactor
  106. Incident at Russian plutonium production reactor
  107. U.S. assistance in securing fissile materials in Russia
  108. Tritium production and recovery in the United States in FY2011
  109. U.S. contribution to Russia's plutonium disposition program
  110. U.S. fissile material disposition programs in FY2011
  111. U.S. administration requests funds for nuclear weapons facilities
  112. NNSA nuclear warheads activity in FY2011
  113. Start-up of the Highly Enriched Uranium Materials Facility at Oak Ridge
  114. U.S. Navy plans for a new class of ballistic-missile submarines
  115. BN-800 expected to begin operations in 2014
  116. Improvements of the MPC&A system at Mayak
  117. Pakistan has blocked the start of talks on a Fissile Material (Cutoff) Treaty
  118. Categorization of HEU fuel at Sandia
  119. Nuclear Fuel Services plant suspends production
  120. Refurbishing of nuclear warhead components in the U.S.
  121. Russia restarts plutonium production reactor
  122. Photos of trucks that transport nuclear materials and weapons components
  123. U.S. and Russian experts talk nuclear security at Angarsk
  124. Plutonium production reactor in Zheleznogorsk shut down
  125. Metallurgical plant at Mayak to close by 2014
  126. The last Russian plutonium production reactor to shut down
  127. IAEA reports on Iran and Syria
  128. NNSA releases plan for nuclear complex
  129. Last Russian plutonium production reactor to shut down in 2009
  130. MOX fuel controversy
  131. Plutonium from last Russian production reactors
  132. Zheleznogorsk reactor shutdown schedule
  133. Mayak wants to build a MOX fabrication plant
  134. Russia ends plutonium production in Seversk
  135. Areva signs contract to build MOX fuel fabrication facility
  136. Accelerated downblending: Domenici amendment
  137. Plutonium production reactor in Seversk shut down
  138. Most sensitive nuclear material removed from Sandia
  139. U.S.-Russian agreement on plutonium disposal
  140. U.S. removes nine tonnes of Pu from weapon stockpile