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

Atlas Missile 56F

General Dynamics Missile Serial Number:   61-2542

General Dynamics Manufacturing Number:   56F

Air Force Missile Tail Number:   542

Missile Acceptance Date:   3/1/1962

Missile Delivery Date:   4/4/1962

ICBM Squadron Number:   556th

ICBM Squadron Site Assignment:   MAMS

Missile Destination:    Plattsburgh Air Force Base

Missile Mission:   Operational ICBM

Missile Launch Date:   11/16/1968

Missile Launch Payload:   Re-Entry Vehicle Test - RMP-B-10

Missile Launch Location:   Vandenberg AFB - Gantry A3

Missile Launch Outcome:   Failure

Notes:   Vernier solo accumulator malfunction during vernier solo phase.



Atlas 56F Photo 1