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ICBM Test Launch Set For Central Coast This Weekend

Posted on Friday, September 20, 2013 12:24am

Vandenberg Air Force Base is gearing up for a missile launch this weekend.

The Air Force is planning to test launch a Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile from the Central Coast facility this Sunday morning.

There’s a six hour launch window, from 3:01 to 9:01 a.m., with the launch scheduled to take place from the base’s launch Facility 10, at the north side of the base.

It’s the latest in an ongoing series of test launches of the unarmed ballistic missiles.

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