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Aug 24, 2006 - Minuteman Missile National Historic Site

We left mid-morning continued east on I-90 exiting at the Badlands exit which also has the Visitor's Center for the Minuteman Missile National Historic Monument. Luckily, we had booked our tour months ago, as they only take 6 people per tour and there was a waiting list when we got there. At 1:30 we followed the ranger in our own car about 10 miles away to Delta One control. We toured the living quarters, security center and capsule where two people were housed for 24 hours deciphering codes and prepared to launch the missiles at Russia...

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