Altus, Oklahoma: ICBM Missile at Missile Park

Altus was home to the 577th Strategic Missile Squadron (1961-1965). The deactivated ICBM rocket serves as a landmark for the town's baseball fields. Region is still dotted with decommissioned missile silos.

Address:
E Katy Dr., Altus, OK
Directions:
SE side of town, SW corner of Katy Dr. and Navajo St. across from an old locomotive. Large parking lot.
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Missile Park.

Missile Park

Located in Cole Heights "Missile Park." Corner of Katy St. and Navajo St.

[Janie, 07/05/2015]

Altus Air Force Base is nearby, but this decommissioned ICBM missile is strictly for show (and can theoretically take a home run pounding from the adjacent baseball field).


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