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

Atlas Missile 96D

General Dynamics Missile Serial Number:   58-7091

General Dynamics Manufacturing Number:   96D

Air Force Missile Tail Number:   091

Missile Acceptance Date:   10/22/1960

Missile Delivery Date:   3/22/1961

ICBM Squadron Number:   564th

ICBM Squadron Site Assignment:   Unknown

Missile Destination:    F. E. Warren Air Force Base

Missile Mission:   Operational ICBM / NTMP

Missile Launch Date:   6/10/1966

Missile Launch Payload:   NTMP KX-42 - Operation Veneer Panel

Missile Launch Location:   Vandenberg Air Force Base - B-1 Launcher

Missile Launch Outcome:   Successful

Notes:   Atlas 96D acted as a target missile for Nike/Zeus missile intercept testing.



Atlas 96D Photo 1