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

Atlas Missile 16E

General Dynamics Missile Serial Number:   58-7132

General Dynamics Manufacturing Number:   16E

Air Force Missile Tail Number:   132

Missile Acceptance Date:   1/30/1961

Missile Delivery Date:   3/10/1961

ICBM Squadron Number:   N/A

ICBM Squadron Site Assignment:   N/A

Missile Destination:    Atlantic Missile Range

Missile Mission:   Research and Development

Missile Launch Date:   3/24/1961

Missile Launch Payload:   ICBM Testing

Missile Launch Location:   Stand 13

Missile Launch Outcome:   Partial Failure

Notes:   Wiring error reults in loss of helium control bottle gas, no gas left to perform booster jettison.



Atlas 16E Photo 1