April 3, 2024
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Minuteman III launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base


A Minuteman III test launch Oct. 2 was a success, traveling some 4,200 miles to the Marshall Islands and providing the military with data on the performance of its intercontinental ballistic missile system, Vandenberg Air Force Base officials said. The missile launched just after 1 a.m. Oct. 2 equipped with a test reentry vehicle, according…


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