Airplane deployed to monitor air over Los Alamos fire
June 29, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
By P. SOLOMON BANDA and SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN
LOS ALAMOS, N.M. --
The government sent a plane equipped with radiation monitors over the Los Alamos nuclear laboratory Wednesday as a 110-square-mile wildfire burned at its doorstep, putting thousands of scientific experiments on hold for days.