SM-65 Atlas Inter-Continental Ballistic Missile System      1958-1965

About Us

What We Are About

This web site is dedicated to the SM-65 Atlas Inter-Continental Ballistic Missile System and those who served in, supported and helped to maintain the missile sites of the thirteen squadrons which deployed this first generation ICBM. The Atlas missile was America's first ICBM capable of reaching a target over 6,000 miles away. It was a major nuclear deterent during the Cuban Missile Crisis in 1962. This site is meant to be a source of information related to the Atlas missile system and is intended as a tribute to the hard work and sacrifices that were made in successfully carrying out a very difficult mission.


All of the information presented on this site is considered to be public domain and no personal or classified information of any kind has been included or is available.


If you have any questions about the Atlas Missile System or you wish to contact the webmaster of this site, please feel free to contact  us with your comments. If you find any problems or errors with the site, a "bug report" to the webmaster would be greatly appreciated.