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

Atlas Missile 5F

General Dynamics Missile Serial Number:   60-5528

General Dynamics Manufacturing Number:   5F

Air Force Missile Tail Number:   528

Missile Acceptance Date:   7/28/1961

Missile Delivery Date:   9/14/1961

ICBM Squadron Number:   N/A

ICBM Squadron Site Assignment:   N/A

Missile Destination:    Atlantic Missile Range

Missile Mission:   Research and Development

Missile Launch Date:   12/12/1961

Missile Launch Payload:   ICBM Test

Missile Launch Location:   Stand 11

Missile Launch Outcome:   Partial Failure

Notes:   Intermittently shorted diode in guidance system resulted in premature propulsion system cutoff. Planned range not achieved.



Atlas 5F Photo 1