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

Atlas Missile 26E

General Dynamics Missile Serial Number:   60-5484

General Dynamics Manufacturing Number:   26E

Air Force Missile Tail Number:   484

Missile Acceptance Date:   4/25/1961

Missile Delivery Date:   7/7/1961

ICBM Squadron Number:   N/A

ICBM Squadron Site Assignment:   N/A

Missile Destination:    Atlantic Missile Range

Missile Mission:   Research and Development

Missile Launch Date:   9/9/1961

Missile Launch Payload:   ICBM Testing

Missile Launch Location:   Stand 13

Missile Launch Outcome:   Failure

Notes:   Sustainer engine lost thrust due to gas generator failure following booster staging.



Atlas 26E Photo 1