Originally Posted by jedwil
There were 2 "production" facilities for nuclear weapons after WWII---Pantex near Amarillo and one in Burlington Iowa. Burlington was closed in the early "70's and all routine production was done at the Pantex plant. There are many facilities that manufacture components for the final product.
When I was 8 yo (1958) I went thru Amarillo, The nite sky GLOWED- now I know why