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

Atlas Missile 11C

General Dynamics Missile Serial Number:   57-2618

General Dynamics Manufacturing Number:   11C

Air Force Missile Tail Number:   11C

Missile Acceptance Date:   1/30/1959

Missile Delivery Date:   7/7/1959

ICBM Squadron Number:   N/A

ICBM Squadron Site Assignment:   N/A

Missile Destination:    Atlantic Missile Range

Missile Mission:   Research and Development

Missile Launch Date:   8/24/1959

Missile Launch Payload:   Testing

Missile Launch Location:   Stand 12

Missile Launch Outcome:   Successful

Notes:   Final flight of the Atlas C series. The RVX-1 re-entry vehicle equipped with a camera package photographed the Earth and was recovered after a 250 mile sub-orbital flight.



Atlas 11C Photo 1