• Underground Delta-01 LCC, 44th Missile Wing/66th Strategic Missile Wing logos, topside view of Delta-09 LF

    Minuteman Missile

    National Historic Site South Dakota

Photo Gallery

A Window Into a Secret World

Because of the intense security regarding nuclear weapons, few citizens were ever able to take a look inside Minuteman missile sites. By viewing the following photo galleries you can now draw back the curtain and look inside this once secretive world!

 

Did You Know?

Minuteman Missile in silo at Delta-09

Minuteman Missiles were considered technological wonders because they were the United States first solid fuelled intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) which allowed for: a) hair-trigger launch response b) precise accuracy c) remotely controlled and d) could be mass produced.