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

Atlas Missile 76E

General Dynamics Missile Serial Number:   62-12437

General Dynamics Manufacturing Number:   76E

Air Force Missile Tail Number:   437

Missile Acceptance Date:   2/28/1964

Missile Delivery Date:   N/A

ICBM Squadron Number:   N/A

ICBM Squadron Site Assignment:   N/A

Missile Destination:    GD/A Storage

Missile Mission:   N/A

Missile Launch Date:   12/19/1981

Missile Launch Payload:   Navigation Satellite - GPS-7

Missile Launch Location:   Vandenberg AFB - SLC3E

Missile Launch Outcome:   Failure

Notes:   Operational Training Replacement. B-2 engine shutdown at T+7 seconds due to sealant plugging up the gas generator. Missile destroyed by RSO just before impacting the ground at T+20 seconds.



Atlas 76E Photo 1