Atlas Missile 23F

General Dynamics Missile Serial Number:   60-5546

General Dynamics Manufacturing Number:   23F

Air Force Missile Tail Number:   546

Missile Acceptance Date:   11/22/1961

Missile Delivery Date:   1/10/1962

ICBM Squadron Number:   550th

ICBM Squadron Site Assignment:   5

Missile Destination:   Schilling Air Force Base

Missile Mission:   Operational ICBM

Missile Launch Date:   6/26/1978

Missile Launch Payload:   Agena D - SEASAT-A - Remote Sensing Satellite

Missile Launch Location:   Vandenberg AFB - SLC3W

Missile Launch Outcome:   Successful

Notes:   Final Atlas-Agena flight using a modified Atlas F missile. This payload was used to check techniques for monitoring the oceans' characteristics and conditions.

Atlas 23F Photo 1