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

Atlas Missile 57F

General Dynamics Missile Serial Number:   61-2543

General Dynamics Manufacturing Number:   57F

Air Force Missile Tail Number:   543

Missile Acceptance Date:   3/30/1962

Missile Delivery Date:   4/2/1962

ICBM Squadron Number:   N/A

ICBM Squadron Site Assignment:   N/A

Missile Destination:    Vandenberg Air Force Base

Missile Mission:   ICBM Test - Cat II - Crash Truck

Missile Launch Date:   8/10/1962

Missile Launch Payload:   ICBM Test

Missile Launch Location:   Vandenberg AFB - Site G (OSTF-2)

Missile Launch Outcome:   Failure

Notes:   Roll program failed due to open circuit in missile programmer. RSO destroyed missile at T+67 seconds.



Atlas 57F Photo 1