Missile Launch

An unarmed Minuteman II intercontinental ballistic missile launches from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California. Missile Defense Agency is expected to conduct a developmental flight test October 14, 2002, including a planned intercept of long-range ballistic missile target in support of Ground-Based Midcourse Defense (GMD) test program. Interceptor will launch from Ronald Reagan Missile Test Facility at Kwajalein Atoll in Marshall Islands.  (credit: USAF/Getty Images)

Air Force Test-Launches Minuteman Missile From Vandenberg Base

The Air Force says an unarmed Minuteman 3 missile was launched from California in a test of the intercontinental ballistic missile system.


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RAW VIDEO: Mysterious Contrail Off Calif.

What’s your theory about the mystery missile launch that all of Southern California saw?


Sky 2 caught the trail of an apparent missile launch over the coast of California. (credit: CBS)

Pentagon Can’t Explain ‘Missile’ Contrail Over SoCal Sky

The Pentagon Tuesday said it was trying to determine if a missile was launched Monday off the coast of Southern California and who might have launched it.