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

Atlas Missile 15A

General Dynamics Missile Serial Number:   57-1772

General Dynamics Manufacturing Number:   15A

Air Force Missile Tail Number:   N/A

Missile Acceptance Date:   12/28/1957

Missile Delivery Date:   12/29/1957

ICBM Squadron Number:   N/A

ICBM Squadron Site Assignment:   N/A

Missile Destination:    Atlantic Missile Range

Missile Mission:   Research and Development

Missile Launch Date:   4/5/1958

Missile Launch Payload:   ICBM Testing

Missile Launch Location:   Stand 14

Missile Launch Outcome:   Failure

Notes:   Turbopump failure at T+105 seconds. Missile remained structurally intact until impacting the ocean.



Atlas 15A Photo 1