Vandenburg Air Force Base in Southern California has a storied history of UFO and alien interaction. In 1964 the Atlas D Intercontinental Ballistic missile or ICBM was a big deal. It was designed to travel great distances with a devastating payload. This time however, the payload was an experimental system designed to defeat enemy radar. It also included a dummy nuclear warhead for good measure. This event was heavily investigated and Aathor Robert Hastings has done a fine job with this article and you can find the rest of it HERE.