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Complex BOM-1 & 2

VAFB Complex BOM-1&2

Also Known As: n/a

Systems
  • Bomarc A
  • Bomarc B

Other Programs

  • Navy Target Mission

Cost: Not available

Launch Complex Highlights

  • One launch complex with two pads, BOM-1 and BOM-2
  • Site is 1,300 yards Northwest of Complex 576B
  • Pad BOM-1
    • 14 October 1966 - First launch Bomarc A
    • 27 December 1972 - Last launch Bomarc A
    • Total launches - 32 Bomarc A
    • 11 September 1973 - First launch Bomarc B
    • 14 July 1982 - Last launch Bomarc B
    • Total launches - 16 Bomarc B
  • Pad BOM-2
    • 25 August 1966 - First launch Bomarc A
    • 29 December 1972 - Last launch Bomarc A
    • Total launches - 22 Bomarc A
    • 10 April 1974 - First launch Bomarc B
    • 14 July 1982 - Last launch Bomarc B
    • Total launches - 25 Bomarc B
  • Pads have been decommissioned and stripped of equipment
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Bomarc B - 60-0909 - Pad BOM-1 - 11 May 1977