SM-65 Atlas Inter-Continental Ballistic Missile System      1956-1965

Atlas Missile 36F

General Dynamics Missile Serial Number:   60-5559

General Dynamics Manufacturing Number:   36F

Air Force Missile Tail Number:   559

Missile Acceptance Date:   11/28/1961

Missile Delivery Date:   3/13/1962

ICBM Squadron Number:   N/A

ICBM Squadron Site Assignment:   N/A

Missile Destination:   Vandenberg Air Force Base

Missile Mission:   Operational Test

Missile Launch Date:   8/31/1964

Missile Launch Payload:   DASO - Operation Big Deal

Missile Launch Location:   Vandenberg AFB - Site D

Missile Launch Outcome:   Successful

Notes:   Missile was damaged and sent to GD/A. It was replaced by Atlas97F. Atlas 36F was returned to Vandenberg AFB on 5/14/1964.



Atlas 36F Photo 1