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US to Test First ICBM Intercept in 2016 - Missile Defense Agency

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.

US 'On the Right Path' to Stay Ahead of N. Korea Nuclear Threat

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.

Oman to buy TOW-2B Anti-Tank Guided Missiles

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

Lockheed Martin Receives $528 Million THAAD Missile-Defense Contract

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

The Disaster that was the Precision Tracking Space System

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

LA Times Busts on MDA’s PTSS Program | LM: Multiple Contracts Provide Product and Support in Middle East | Mitsu’s ATD-X Stealth Set for Maiden Flight February 2016

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 […]

How the U.S. Missile Defense Agency burned $231 million on a program that never should have left the drawing board

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...

US Approves $180Mln Military Aircraft Sale to Australia

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 Approves $217 Sale of Stinger Missiles to Taiwan

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.

Missile Defense Agency Tests 2 Different SM-3 Variants in Three Days

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

Standard Missile Completes First Intercept Test from Aegis Ashore Test Site

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

US Tests SM-3 Interceptors for Romanian, Polish Missile Defense Shields

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, US Test Arrow-3 Missile Interceptor for First Time - MDA

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.

Israel Conducts ‘Milestone’ Arrow 3 Missile Defense Test to Hit Target in Space

2 months agoNews : Newsweek: US

The exercise was carried out in cooperation with the U.S. Missile Defense Agency.

US, Japan Test Interceptor Missile off Southern California

The U.S. Missile Defense Agency says it successfully tested a missile interceptor off Southern California.

US, Japan Test Advanced SM-3 Missile for Aegis System - US Navy

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.

US Missile Agency Orders 17 New Raytheon SM-3 Missile Interceptors - DoD

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 Begins Securing Iranian Skies With S-300 Missile Deliveries

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.

Multiple-Warhead Weapon Passes US Missile Agency’s Planning Review

The Multi-Object Kill Vehicle has completed its planning review with the Missile Defense Agency.

Turkey ends missile deal talks with China

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 […]

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