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67 results for SDI

62 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Jul 10, 201613DReagan-era program, in brief (2)Patrick Berry
Wed Apr 13, 201627D'80s missile shield planTony Orbach
Fri Aug 22, 20144DGovt. project whose logo depicted a shield in spaceSam Ezersky
Thu Jul 24, 201466DReagan's Star Wars program: Abbr.David Phillips
Sat Oct 12, 201320AAntimissile plan, for shortJohn Farmer
Sun May 12, 201373DReagan antimissile program, for shortDavid J. Kahn
Sun Jun 5, 201111DArms race inits.Yaakov Bendavid
Sun Apr 11, 201063AReagan-era program, in brief (2)Patrick Berry
Sun Sep 20, 200910DReagan cause: Abbr.Michael Ashley
Mon Mar 16, 200913DU.S. Star Wars programLynn Lempel
Mon Jun 30, 200821AReagan antimissile plan, for shortLynn Lempel
Mon Apr 7, 200822DStar Wars program, for shortRandall J. Hartman
Thu Jan 24, 200848AStar Wars, brieflyMatt Ginsberg
Sun Jan 20, 200830DStar Wars, initially (4)Natan Last
Sat Oct 27, 200757DArms race plan: Abbr.Brendan Emmett Quigley
Fri Mar 9, 20074DProgram introduced by R.W.R.Randolph Ross
Sat Aug 26, 20069DControversial 1980's plan: Abbr.Henry Hook
Sat Jul 1, 200645DCold war plan: Abbr.Jim Page
Sun Jun 25, 200635DReagan program inits.Jim Page
Fri Jan 13, 200628DCold war abbr. (2)Eric Berlin
Tue Jul 12, 200528AStar Wars mil. projectNancy Salomon
Sun Jul 4, 2004120AReagan-era program: Abbr.Elizabeth C. Gorski
Fri Mar 5, 200419A1980's proposal: Abbr.Gary Steinmehl
Sun Feb 29, 2004117AReagan military inits.Patrick Merrell
Fri Jan 16, 200457DMilitary inits. (2)Manny Nosowsky
Sat Dec 13, 200349AControversial 1980's proposal: Abbr.Bob Peoples
Mon Dec 8, 20038DReagan-era mil. programBarry Silk
Sat Aug 23, 200337A80's defense lettersRich Norris
Sun Aug 18, 2002114DStar Wars inits. (2)Michael Ashley
Fri Mar 29, 200219AProject against ICBM'sKevin Hagen
Sun Nov 25, 200155AReagan program, for shortBob Klahn and Harvey Estes
Sun Nov 18, 200177AMilitary inits. (2)Jim Page
Sun May 27, 200162AStar Wars inits. (2)Dana Motley
Sun Dec 31, 200032AStar Wars letters (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sat Sep 16, 200026DABM treaty violatorRobert H. Wolfe
Tue Aug 15, 200013DReagan's long-range plan?: Abbr.Nancy Salomon and Sherry O. Blackard
Fri Jul 28, 20001AProj. begun in 1984Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Fri Jul 21, 200049AHigh-tech program, for shortElizabeth C. Gorski
Sat Jun 24, 200042A1980's program: Abbr.Nancy Joline
Sat May 6, 200054AReagan pet project: Abbr.Rich Norris
Sun Jan 2, 2000105AStar Wars, initially (4)Rich Norris
Mon Aug 16, 199928AReagan military program, for shortM. Francis Vuolo
Fri Apr 2, 199922ACold war abbr. (2)Jim Page
Fri Mar 26, 199920ACold war proj.Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sat Feb 6, 199936D1980's military prog.Bob Klahn and Martin Ashwood-Smith
Thu Dec 31, 199856DStar Wars letters (2)Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Sat Dec 26, 199819AArms race abbr.A. J. Santora
Sun May 24, 199833DReagan prog. (2)Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Tue Feb 17, 19989DStar Wars, initially (4)Mark Elliot Skolsky
Sat Jan 17, 199819AWeapons prog. since 1983Rich Norris
Fri Dec 5, 199759D80's military inits.Craig Kasper and Dave Tuller
Thu Oct 16, 199765DStar Wars: Abbr.Brendan Emmett Quigley
Wed Sep 3, 199724AStar Wars program: Abbr.Hugh Davis
Fri Jul 25, 199740AReagan prog. (2)Harvey Estes
Sun Jul 20, 1997108DStar Wars, initially (4)Rich Norris
Fri May 23, 199757D80's Pentagon lettersMartin Ashwood-Smith
Wed Jun 26, 199624AStar Wars initialsP. Jordan
Fri May 24, 199611DMuch-debated defense prog.M. Ashwood-Smith
Tue Dec 19, 199538AReagan milit. programMarie Heller
Sat May 27, 199519ASmart weapons proj.A.J. Santora
Sat Apr 29, 199531AHigh-tech defense inits.Fred Piscop
Fri Jul 8, 199448AReagan program: Abbr.Manny Nosowsky

1 result for SDI from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Dec 18, 2005diagramless32DReagan mil. programBrendan Emmett Quigley

4 results for SDI from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thu Oct 8, 199233D"Star Wars" program in D.C.Norma SteinbergMaleska
Mon Mar 11, 199157DStar Wars research prog.Frank MiceliMaleska
Fri Aug 3, 199054A"Star Wars" inits.Daniel GirardiMaleska
Wed May 16, 199031AInitials for Reagan space projectDon GroatMaleska