LINCOLN AFB

 

551st  STRATEGIC MISSILE SQUADRON

ATLAS F

OPERATIONAL PHOTOS

MISSILE PULL SITE 3

AVOCA

MANY OF THE PHOTOS YOU ARE ABOUT TO SEE WERE TAKEN DURING THE LAST DAYS OF THE 551st SMS 

PHOTOS TAKEN IN DECEMBER 1964

MISSILE BEING REMOVED FROM SILO

 

MISSILE ERECTOR LOWERING ATLAS F ONTO TRANSPORTER

 

MISSILE ALMOST IN PLACE

 

MISSILE ERECTOR

 

PHOTOS TAKEN JULY 1964

LAUNCH CONTROL CENTER

NOTELAUNCH CONSOLE

 

LOWER LEVEL LAUNCH CONTROL CENTER

NOTEKEY SAFE WITH LOCKS

 

FACILITIES PANEL

NOTE: LAUNCH CONSOLE ON THE LEFT

 

UPPER LEVEL LCC

NOTESMOKING IN BED PROHIBITED SIGN

 

PHOTOS TAKEN APRIL 1965

DIESEL GENERATOR

SILO LEVEL 6

 

DIESEL GENERATOR

SILO LEVEL 5

 

LAUNCH PLATFORM MISSILE ENCLOSURE AREA

 

HYDRAULIC EQUIPMENT

LEVEL 2 SILO

PHOTO TAKEN APRIL 1965

 

INSTRUMENT AIR PREFAB

LEVEL 7 SILO

PHOTO TAKEN APRIL 1965

 

WINCH AND MOTOR FOR LAUNCH PLATFORM

LEVEL 1 SILO

 

MISC EQUIPMENT SILO

PHOTO TAKEN JULY 1964

 

PHOTOS TAKEN DECEMBER 1965

ALERT CREW  S-45

MAJOR RAY COLEY, SSGT GEORGE WHITTELSEY, A1C JIM KAISER AND UNKNOWN PERSON

NOTE: SOME MEMBERS WEARING NEW BLUE TEST FATIGUES

 

ALERT CREW S-45

MAJOR RAY COLEY, SSGT GEORGE WHITTELSEY, A1C JIM KAISER AND A2C KEN FISHER

NOTEOFFICIAL TRANSPORT IN BACKGROUND

 

MANY THANKS TO KEN FISHER FOR THESE GREAT PHOTOS

 

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