organizing a trip to Cuba

Liam Proven lproven at
Thu Jun 25 06:31:05 CDT 2015

On 24 June 2015 at 14:19, Johnny Billquist <bqt at> wrote:
> Oh, I know. I'm from Sweden. We had a very big scandal where 5 containers
> with a VAX-11/782 and peripherials or something like that was found under
> strange circumstances. When the whole thing started to be investigated
> suddenly no one seemed to know or own those containers. The system was
> unclaimed for years, and it became a question of what to do with it, since
> no one seemed to claim it. I think it was eventually decided that since DEC
> made it, it was returned to them. The original shipping destination was of
> course somewhere in Soviet Union. This was in the early 80s... I'm sure
> someone can find the full story online somewhere.

It's mentioned in the Datasaab article on Wikipedia:

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