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Iran Confirms Delivery of Russian-Made S-300 Missile Systems

Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan confirmed the receiving of Russian-built S-300 surface-to-air missile (SAM) systems, the Tasnim news agency has reported, referring to a source in the majlis (Iran’s parliament). Show More Summary

Iran receives the missile part of S-300 defense system from Russia: Tasnim

DUBAI (Reuters) - Russia has delivered the missile part of S-300 surface-to-air defense system to Iran, Tasnim news agency reported on Monday, moving to finish the delivery of all divisions of the system to Tehran by the end of this year.

US Approves $65Mln Sale of Anti-Aircraft Missiles to South Korea

The US Department of State has given the go-ahead for a $65 million sale of SM-2 Block IIIB anti-aircraft missiles to South Korea, the US Defense Security Cooperation Agency said in a press release on Tuesday.

A Message For China & North Korea: U.S., Japan, S. Korea Hold Missile Defense Drills

This undated picture released from North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on June 23, 2016 shows North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un (C) inspecting a test of the surface-to-surface medium long-range strategic ballistic missile Hwasong-10 at an undisclosed location in North Korea.The Musudan -- also known as the Hwasong-10 [...]

The Pentagon Will Test-Fire its New Larger SM-3IIA Interceptor Missile in Space

Kris Osborn Security, The SM-3 IIA can hit bigger targets, such as incoming enemy ballistic missiles, at longer distances than previous SM-3 interceptor missiles. The Missile Defense Agency and Raytheon plan to fire a new SM-3 missile...Show More Summary

Northrop Grumman Gets $600Mln Boost on Missile Defense Contact

US defense contractor Northrop Grumman has won an addition to a previous $3.2 billion Missile Defense Agency contract to integrate US Ballistic Missile Defense Systems, the Department of Defense announced.

S Korea, US Discuss THAAD Anti-Ballistic Missile System Deployment Sites

South Korea and the United States have started discussing the possible locations for deploying a US Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) anti-ballistic missile system on the Korean peninsula, the Yonhap news agency said Monda...

US Approves Potential $301Mln Sale of Air Defense Missiles to Australia

The US Department of State has approved a possible $301 million sale of STANDARD air defense missiles and equipment to Australia, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency said in a press release on Tuesday.

Poland to Lose Over $760 Million due to Construction of US Missile Shield

Pomerania Development Agency issued a report on potential losses the region may bear as result of the construction of a US missile defense system in the village of Redzikowo and concluded that this amount is likely to exceed 760 million dollars, according to Business Insider Polska.

Poland to Lose Over $760Mln Due to Construction of US Anti-Missile Base

The Polish state will lose over 3 billion zloty ($760 million) due to the construction of a military base to be equipped with the US Aegis Ashore missile defense system in the village of Redzikovo, the Pomerania Development Agency said in a report, as cited by local media Monday.

Russia Sending S-300 Missiles to Iran

Russia is expected to deliver several divisions of S-300 air defense missile systems to Iran by the end of this year, Interfax news agency quoted...

Get Ready, Russia and China: American Missile Defense Is Going 'Star Wars'

Kris Osborn Security, The Multi-Object Kill Vehicle can simultaneously destroy ICBMs and decoys with a single interceptor. The Pentagon’s Missile Defense Agency is in the early phases of engineering a next-generation “Star Wars”-type...Show More Summary

Aegis Ashore Declared Operational in Romania, Angers Russians

The Navy and U.S. Missile Defense Agency declared a ballistic missile defense site in Romania operational this week.The Lockheed Martin-built Aegis Ashore facility in Deveselu is the first of two sites planned as part of the U.S. and...Show More Summary

America Needs a New Kill Vehicle to Defeat Incoming Nukes

Constance Baroudos Missile Defenses, GMD, ICBMs, Nuclear Deterrence, Nuclear, United States, Russia, China, Iram The Missile Defense Agency announced this week that it is close to reaching a new design for the EKV. Missile defenses deter countries from launching missile attacks and seek to defeat those who do. Show More Summary

MQ-9 Takeoff/Landing Automation Pursued by USAF | Indonesia/Russia to Sign Su-35 Deal EOM | NK Gears Up for New Class of Ballistic Missile Subs

Americas The Missile Defense Agency (MDA) has awarded a $119 million contract to Yorktown Systems Group. Under the contract, Yorktown will provide advisory and assistance services for office administration support to the Missile Defense...Show More Summary

US Approves $30Mln Sale of Hellfire Missiles to France

France will purchase up to 264 Hellfire Missiles of different models in the United States, according to the Defense Cooperation Agency.

US Missile Defense Agency Failed to Meet 2015 Testing Goals

The US Missile Defense Agency failed in 2015 to achieve all its testing goals and carried out just over half its planned trial flights, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) said in a report.

Obama Plans to Spend $38Bln on Missile Defense Over Next Five Years

President Barack Obama has approved $38 billion for the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) through 2020 despite it only conducting one successful test against an intercontinental ballistic missile in eight years, a Government Accountability office (GAO) report revealed.

US State Department Approves $260Mln Sale of Tactical Missiles to Qatar

US Defense Security Cooperation Agency said that United States has approved the sale of 254 rolling airframe missiles to the government of Qatar.

Iran Puts Its New Russian S-300 on Display During Army Parade (VIDEO)

Iran has displayed what is believed to be a part of the Russian-made S-300 air defense missile system during a military parade in Tehran, Tasnim Nes Agency reports.

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