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UNCONFIRMED LAUNCH SITES FACT SHEET
Written and Edited by Cliff Lethbridge
UNCONFIRMED LAUNCH SITES
Due to a number of factors, primarily inconsistent record keeping,
a large number of
Not all of the launches may have taken place from concrete flat pads. Matador missile test launches, for example, were frequently conducted from a mobile transporter/launcher that did not require a concrete flat pad. Snark, Bomarc A, RV-A-10 and Bomarc B were all launched from concrete flat pads and it may be safely assumed that these vehicles utilized Launch Pad 1, 2, 3, 4 or 4A.
Date of First Launch from Unconfirmed Launch Site: June 20, 1951
Date of Last Launch from Unconfirmed Launch Site: June 1, 1961
Total Number of Launches from Unconfirmed Launch Sites: 402
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