The United States will carry out its first intercept test of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) later in 2016, Missile Defense Agency (MDA) Director Vice Adm. James Syring said in a speech at the Center for Strategic International Studies.
The US Missile Defense Agency (MDA) programs are on track to defeat the threat of a North Korean nuclear missile, MDA Director Vice Adm. James Syring said in a speech at the Center for Strategic International Studies.
The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Oman of TOW 2B missiles, related equipment and support. The estimated cost is $51 million. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency delivered the required certification notifying Congress of this possible sale on January 6, 2016. The Government of Oman has requested a
The Missile Defense Agency awarded Lockheed Martin a $528 million contract in December 2015 for production and delivery of interceptors for the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system. The new interceptors will support a growing number of U.S. Army THAAD units. THAAD is a key element of the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS), and
Proponents of the Precision Tracking Space System were not shy about touting its supposed benefits.The head of the U.S. Missile Defense Agency said PTSS represented an “unprecedented capability” to protect America and its allies against...Show More Summary
Americas The LA Times has been investigating the huge monetary waste on the abandoned Precision Tracking Space System program conducted by the Missile Defense Agency. The program aimed at developing a satellite system capable of deterring ballistic missile threats from rogue states such as North Korea and Iran beginning in 2009. The system was abandoned […]
Proponents of the Precision Tracking Space System were not shy about touting its supposed benefits. The head of the U.S. Missile Defense Agency said PTSS represented an "unprecedented capability" to protect America and its allies against a nuclear attack by the likes of North Korea and Iran. A...
The sale includes three Chinook Helicopters, six Aircraft Turbine Engines, three Common Missile Warning Systems as well as three Infrared Signature Suppression Systems, the US Defense Security Cooperation Agency said.
US Defense Security Cooperation Agency announced that United States has approved a sale of Stinger Missiles, related equipment and support to the Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office in the United States.
The U.S. Missile Defense Agency on Dec. 8 conducted the second developmental flight test of its Standard Missile (SM)-3 Block 2A interceptor and awarded Raytheon a contract to build 17 more.Two days later, the MDA carried out the first...Show More Summary
The Missile Defense Agency (MDA) and the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS) Operational Test Agency, in conjunction with U.S. Pacific Command, U.S. European Command, and Joint Functional Component Command for Integrated MissileShow More Summary
The US Missile Defense Agency (MDA) and the Ballistic Missile Defense Systems (BMDS) conducted flight tests of its land-based Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) interceptors to be deployed in Romania later this year, MDA Director Vice Adm. James Syring said.
Israel, working with the US Missile Defense Agency (MDA), has carried out its first successful test of its Arrow-3 interceptor at a site in the Middle Eastern country, the MDA said in a press release.
The exercise was carried out in cooperation with the U.S. Missile Defense Agency.
The U.S. Missile Defense Agency says it successfully tested a missile interceptor off Southern California.
The US Missile Defense Agency and the military development agency of Japan’s Ministry of Defense conducted a successful test of a Standard Missile-3 in California, the US Navy announced on its website.
Raytheon has received $543.3 million contract from the US Missile Defense Agency (MDA) to build 17 more Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) Block IIA interceptors, the US Department of Defense announced.
Russia began deliveries of S-300 air defense systems to Iran, Iranian Ambassador to Russia Mehdi Sanai said Monday, as quoted as saying by the Tasnim news agency.
The Multi-Object Kill Vehicle has completed its planning review with the Missile Defense Agency.
Turkey’s state-run news agency says Turkey has ended negotiations with China on building a missile defense system. The Anadolu Agency, citing unnamed officials, said Sunday that Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu decided to abandon the missile tender over the possibility that Turkey may construct its own “national” defense system. The deal with China had been a […]