MINUTEMAN III LAUNCHES FROM VANDENBERG
30th Space Wing Public Affairs / Published February 09, 2017
VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. --
An unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile was launched during an operational test at 11:39 p.m. PST here Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017.
Col. Chris Moss, 30th Space Wing commander, was the launch decision authority.
"Today's launch was an important demonstration of our nation's ICBM capabilities," said Moss. "As with all launches from the Western Range, it requires tremendous teamwork