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Launch Complex 11

Launch Complex 11 Systems

Other Programs

  • Project SCORE
  • Advanced Ballistic Reentry System (ABRES)

Cost: $4,358,000

Launch Complex Highlights

  • 6 August 1956 - Start site preparation
  • 14 April 1957 - Air Force accepted the launch complex
  • 19 July 1958 - 1 April 1964 - Total of 33 Atlas launches
  • 19 July 1958 - 4 February 1959 - Five Atlas B launched
  • 18 December 1958 - Atlas B launched Project Signal Communication by Orbiting Relay Equipment (SCORE) was launched with President Eisenhower's Christmas message to the world
  • 28 July 1959 - 13 October 1960 - Ten Atlas D launched
  • 13 May 1961 - 25 February 1964 - Five Atlas E launched
  • 22 November 1961 - 1 April 1964 - Thirteen Atlas F launched
  • 1 March 1963 - 1 April 1964 - Five Atlas Advanced Ballistic Reentry Systems (ABRES) launches, one Atlas E and four Atlas F
  • 13 June 1967 - Pad and service tower structures sold for salvage
  • April 2013 - Blockhouse demolished
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Tours

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History Center Storyboard
History Center storyboard - LC 11

Photo Gallery
ICBM Row - 17 October 1966 - Launch Complex 11 (foreground)