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Can you live in a bunker that formerly housed Atlas missiles?

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It is possible to purchase and live in a former Atlas missile silo, assuming the purchaser has ample funding to do so. Century Castles, LLC, a company founded in 1995, operates a business that buys and sells decommissioned Atlas silos.

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Can you live in a bunker that formerly housed Atlas missiles?
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Century Castles' website offers a variety of properties, including former Atlas silos. Many of these silos are only partially developed and include a large parcel of land surrounding each silo and a home built on top of the silo. Atlas silos were built during the 1950s and 1960s by the U.S. Department of Defense and were hardened with steel and concrete against nuclear strikes.

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