Attachment Issues

(About this image) Attachment Issues - the umbilical cables to the missile at an Atlas D launcher.
Attachment Issues - the umbilical cables to the missile at an Atlas D launcher.

Sitting at the base of an Atlas D launch crib, the rockets umbilical cables hang where they were left after the missile was decommissioned in 1965. TheĀ WS-107A-1 was operated by an internal guidance system and a ground based radio crewed by 12 people and had a range of over 5,500 nautical miles.

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