In August, the Soviet Union detonates its first thermonuclear weapon (a hydrogen bomb). This is a technological feat that intensifies the superpower nuclear arms race and increases emphasis on the emerging role of strategic, nuclear-armed ballistic missiles.

In October, the U.S. Air Force forms a special panel of experts, headed by John von Neumann to evaluate the American strategic ballistic missile program. In 1954, this panel recommends a major reorganization of the American ballistic missile effort

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