Accession Number:

ADA413222

Title:

Environmental Assessment Transportation of Minuteman II Solid Rocket Motors to Navajo Depot Activity, Arizona and Kirtland Air Force Base, New Mexico

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

SPACE AND MISSILE SYSTEMS CENTER LOS ANGELES AFB CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1992-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

112.0

Abstract:

The U.S. Air Force is deactivating the Minuteman II MM II missile system Department of Defense. The deactivation of the MM II missile system involves the removal of the warheadreentry vehicle and the guidance systems and then the removal of the boosters i.e., missiles without guidance systems from silos at three operational bases The boosters are then turned over to Ogden Air Logistics Center OO-ALC and transported to Hill Air Force Base via established transportation routes used during the MM II Depot Maintenance Program. At Hill AFB the boosters are disassembled and the individual motors prepared for storage.

Subject Categories:

  • Guided Missiles
  • Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE