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

Atlas Missile 71D

General Dynamics Missile Serial Number:   58-7066

General Dynamics Manufacturing Number:   71D

Air Force Missile Tail Number:   066

Missile Acceptance Date:   5/17/1960

Missile Delivery Date:   8/18/1960

ICBM Squadron Number:   N/A

ICBM Squadron Site Assignment:   N/A

Missile Destination:    Atlantic Missile Range

Missile Mission:   Research and Development

Missile Launch Date:   10/13/1960

Missile Launch Payload:   ICBM Testing

Missile Launch Location:   Stand 11

Missile Launch Outcome:   Successful

Notes:   This launch used a biological nose cone with three mice enclosed.



Atlas 71D Photo 1