Atlas Missile 84D

General Dynamics Missile Serial Number:   58-7079

General Dynamics Manufacturing Number:   84D

Air Force Missile Tail Number:   079

Missile Acceptance Date:   7/29/1960

Missile Delivery Date:   10/15/1960

ICBM Squadron Number:   549th

ICBM Squadron Site Assignment:   Unknown

Missile Destination:   Offutt Air Force Base

Missile Mission:   Operational ICBM

Missile Launch Date:   9/11/1963

Missile Launch Payload:   Operation Cool Water 4

Missile Launch Location:   Vandenberg AFB - B-1 Launcher

Missile Launch Outcome:   Failure

Notes:   The Air Force launch crew MCCC was Lieutenant Goetz. High thrust section temperatures resulted in loss of vernier hydraulic pressure. Missile tumbled during vernier solo phase.

Atlas 84D Photo 1