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

Atlas Missile 60D

General Dynamics Missile Serial Number:   58-2231

General Dynamics Manufacturing Number:   60D

Air Force Missile Tail Number:   231

Missile Acceptance Date:   3/31/1960

Missile Delivery Date:   4/5/1960

ICBM Squadron Number:   N/A

ICBM Squadron Site Assignment:   N/A

Missile Destination:    Atlantic Missile Range

Missile Mission:   Research and Development

Missile Launch Date:   7/2/1960

Missile Launch Payload:   ICBM Testing

Missile Launch Location:   Stand 11

Missile Launch Outcome:   Partial Failure

Notes:   Electrical short in relay box caused decrease in propulsion system performance. The missile impacted 40 miles short of its intended target point.



Atlas 60D Photo 1