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Bomarc Mach 3 ramjet surface to air missile later converted to target missiles and launched from Vandenberg AFB.
Development Cost $: 834.90 million. in 1959 average dollars. Total Development Built: 130. Total Production Built: 570. Flyaway Unit Cost $: 1.19 million. in 1961 unit dollars.
First launching of USAF Bomarc interceptor missile from Cape Canaveral on a signal sent by the SAGE Control Center at Kingston, N.Y.
AFWTR supported the Navy's first launch of a Bomarc A target missile from Vandenberg AFB.
Last two launches of the Navy's Bomarc target missile from Vandenberg AFB (first Bomarc launch on 25 August 1966).