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The 1950s Acronyms

The 411 on the AKAs... FYI

AEC: Atomic Energy CommissionCIA: Central Intelligence AgencyHUAC: House Un-American Activities Committee
NASA: National Aeronautics and Space AdministrationNATO: North Atlantic Treaty OrganizationSAC: Strategic Air Command

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