One of the three Beverly Ajax missile batteries.
Fueling a Nike Ajax with Fuming Red Nitric Acid.
Command change, 1959.
Empty missle launch rails. At least one of the three missile batteries at the site was normally kept ready to launch on 15
minute warning with the missiles on the rails above
ground. Missiles at the other two launchers would often be
left protected in the underground missile battery.
Entrance to the Beverly Nike site adjacent to the Beverly Airport.
Riding the elevator.
Image of the underground missile magazine.