Contributed by: The James Bond Movie Encyclopedia by Steven Jay Rubin

A fictional island off the coast of Jamaica that was turned into a fortress by SPECTRE operative Dr. No (Joseph Wiseman) in the movie of the same name. Disguised inside a bauxite mine, the facility deploys a nuclear-powdered jamming signal that is tampering with the guidance systems on US rockets fired from nearby Cape Canaveral, Florida.

Protecting the operation is a diesel-powered amphibious vehicle equipped with a flame-thrower and disguised as a dragon to frighten off the locals, as well as Dr. No’s private army, which is equipped with machine guns, guard dogs, and high-powered boats.


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