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

Atlas Missile 53E

General Dynamics Missile Serial Number:   60-5511

General Dynamics Manufacturing Number:   53E

Air Force Missile Tail Number:   511

Missile Acceptance Date:   6/21/1961

Missile Delivery Date:   7/5/1961

ICBM Squadron Number:   566th

ICBM Squadron Site Assignment:   Unknown

Missile Destination:   F.E Warren Air Force Base

Missile Mission:   Operational ICBM

Missile Launch Date:   11/28/1991

Missile Launch Payload:   Weather Satellite USA-73 (DMSP F-11)

Missile Launch Location:   Vandenberg AFB - SLC3W

Missile Launch Outcome:   Successful

Notes:   This was the 500th launch of an Atlas type vehicle.



Atlas 53E Photo 1