Redstone Missile Launch Operations Site

Battery A 1st Missile Battalion 333rd Artillery

40th Artillery Group (Redstone)

Kuhberg Hill, Bad Kreuznach, Germany

August 1961

Raising the missile to the vertical firing position.

The hydraulic jacks are now commencing to engage the tilt ring,
preventing the missile from tumbling over the launcher,
and allowing the missile to be slowly lowered to the launcher.