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

579th SMS Documents

Diagrams, News Articles, Histories, Manuals, etc.

Following is a series of documents pertaining to the 579th SMS located at Walker AFB in Roswell, New Mexico. These documents are specific to the 579th SMS. Other Atlas F related documents can be found on the preceding web page. There are different sections including news articles, diagrams, construction, operational and historical documents, etc. Most of the documents on this page are in Adobe PDF format and are freely available to download. To save the file to your local device, right click the PDF file name or image and choose the "Save Target As " option. If you should have any documents relating to the 579th SMS or the Atlas ICBM program that you would consider sharing, please contact  us so that they can be added to this page.


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Blueprints




Diagrams

AF-D-M-579-99-RO-00001   AF-D-M-579-99-RO-00002




Construction




Development




Operational

Adobe PDF Logo Operational Readiness Training - Silo Familiarization




Deactivation




Squadron Newsletters

Adobe PDF Logo 579th SMS Newsletter - July 2000

Adobe PDF Logo 579th SMS Newsletter - Volume 1 - Spring 2005

Adobe PDF Logo 579th SMS Newsletter - Volume 2 - Summer 2006

Adobe PDF Logo 579th SMS Newsletter - Volume 3 - Fall 2007

Adobe PDF Logo 579th SMS Newsletter - Volume 4 - Fall 2008

Adobe PDF Logo 579th SMS Newsletter - Volume 5 - Fall 2010

Adobe PDF Logo 579th SMS Newsletter - Volume 6 - Fall 2012

Adobe PDF Logo 579th SMS Newsletter - Volume 7 - Summer 2014

Adobe PDF Logo 579th SMS Newsletter - Volume 8 - May 2016




Squadron Unit History

Adobe PDF Logo 579th SMS Unit History - January 1962

Adobe PDF Logo 579th SMS Unit History - February 1962

Adobe PDF Logo 579th SMS Unit History - May 1962

Adobe PDF Logo 579th SMS Unit History - June 1962

Adobe PDF Logo 579th SMS Unit History - July 1962

Adobe PDF Logo 579th SMS Unit History - August 1962

Adobe PDF Logo 579th SMS Unit History - September 1962

Adobe PDF Logo 579th SMS Unit History - November 1962

Adobe PDF Logo 579th SMS Unit History - January 1963

Adobe PDF Logo 579th SMS Unit History - February 1963




News Articles

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Site 1 - Silo Explosion - 6/3/1963


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Site 1 - Silo Explosion - Cause Unknown - 6/3/1963


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Site 1 - Silo Explosion - Ripped Apart - 6/3/1963


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Site 1 - Silo Explosion - Fire Under Control - 6/3/1963


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Base Paper - Missile-Anea - 8/20/1964


AF-N-W-579-99-RO-00001   AF-N-O-579-99-RO-00001
Crew R-20 Wins Second Award




Walker Air Force Base Museum

Adobe PDF Logo Roswell - Walker AFB Museum Opening

Adobe PDF Logo Roswell - Museum Grant And Display Letter to Crews




Miscellaneous