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RTS plays important role in nation's ICBM tests

Sensors at the Ronald Reagan Ballistic Missile Defense Test Site at Kwajalein Atoll, Republic of the Marshall Islands, located 2,300 miles southwest of Hawaii, are controlled at the Ronald Reagan Test Ballistic Missile Defense Test Site Operations Center in Huntsville. They tracked an unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile launch Aug. 19, from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California. (U.S. Army photo)

PHOTO BY: Daniel Hawkins
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