579th SITE 3

 

ALTERNATE COMMAND POST

FINAL MISSILE PULL

FEBRUARY  1965

COL.  MILNER SQUADRON COMMANDER AND OTHERS

NOTE:  ALL SMILING FOR A MISSION WELL DONE

 

MEMBERS OF THE 579TH SMS

 

MEMBERS OF THE 579TH  SMS

 

 

ATLAS  44F  RAISING UP FROM THE SILO FOR THE VERY LAST TIME

 

 

MISSILE ERECTOR IN POSITION

 

 

THIS PHOTO TAKEN FROM ON TOP THE COOLING TOWER

 

 

MISSILE ERECTOR IN POSITION

 

 

LOOKING UP AT THE MISSILE

 

 

PREPARING TO ATTACH ERECTOR TO THE MISSILE

 

 

MISSILE TRAILER BEING BROUGHT INTO POSITION

 

 

PREPARING TO LOWER MISSILE ONTO TRAILER

NOTE:  TAXIWAY &  RUNWAY ON FAR LEFT

 

MANY THANKS TO DICK WADE FOR SHARING THESE OUTSTANDING PHOTOS

 

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