VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. (AP) — The Air Force says an unarmed Minuteman 3 missile was launched from California in a test of the intercontinental ballistic missile system.
The missile lifted off from Vandenberg Air Force Base at 3:36 a.m. Monday.READ MORE: Average LA County Gas Prices Up $1.19 From Last Year: AAA
Col. Keith Balts says the test will provide accuracy and reliability data for current and future modifications of the Minuteman system.READ MORE: One Killed, One Injured In Traffic Crash On Freeway In Santa Ana
The missile used in the test was brought from F.E. Warren Air Force Base in Wyoming.MORE NEWS: One Dead In Diamond Bar Crash On 60 Freeway
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