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Little Rock AFB


Titan 2 ICBM base.

Location: Arkansas.
Longitude: -92.2018 deg.
Latitude: 35.2775 deg.

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  • USAF American agency overseeing development of rockets and spacecraft. United States Air Force, USA. More...

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Little Rock AFB Chronology


1962 April 1 - . Launch Site: Little Rock AFB. LV Family: Titan. Launch Vehicle: Titan 2.
  • Titan 2 308th SMW and 373rd SMS (9 missiles) activated at Little Rock AFB, Arkansas - . Nation: USA.

1962 September 1 - . Launch Site: Little Rock AFB. LV Family: Titan. Launch Vehicle: Titan 2.
  • Titan 2 374th SMS (9 missiles) activated within the 308th SMW at Little Rock AFB, Arkansas - . Nation: USA.

1965 August 9 - . Launch Site: Little Rock AFB. LV Family: Titan. Launch Vehicle: Titan 2.
  • Accident at Titan 2 Silo 373-4, Little Rock AFB, kills 53. - . Nation: USA. A fire started in the silo during construction work. Two workers survived. The Titan 2 missile was fueled and in the silo but did not explode. The warhead had been removed from the site prior to the start of construction. The complex wass off alert status for the next 13 months during the accident investigation and repairs.

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