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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.

US Missile Defense Agency Wants a Laser Weapon for Missile Defense by 2021

The US Missile Defense Agency (MDA) hopes in 2021 to have developed and demonstrated an aerial laser with which it could intercept and destroy ballistic missiles.Specifically, the agency wants "a low-power laser, in the 100-kW range,...Show More Summary

North Korea missile launch appears to have failed, officials say

A North Korean launch of a missile on the birthday of its revered founder appears to have failed, South Korean and U.S. defense officials said Friday. South Korea's Yonhap news agency carried an unsourced report that the failed launch was of a powerful new mid-range missile that could one day be...

US Seeking Final Demo of Missile-Killing Airborne Laser by 2021

The US Missile Defense Agency (MDA) is requesting funding in 2017 to get to a final end-point demonstration of a missile tracking laser by early next decade, MDA Director Vice Adm. James Syring told the US Senate Armed Services Committee.

US to Build Long-Range Radar in Alaska to Eye Nother Korea's Rockets

The United States plans to begin construction next year of hyper-sensitive radar in the state of Alaska to monitor North Korean missiles, Missile Defense Agency (MDA) Director Vice Admiral James Syring stated in a congressional testimony on Wednesday.

US Experimenting With ‘Space-Based Kill’ System - Military Official

The US Missile Defense Agency will obtain 22 sensor systems in orbit to monitor whether incoming missiles have been destroyed by interceptors.

Iran says Russia delivers first part of S-300 air defense system

DUBAI (Reuters) - Russia has sent the first part of its S-300 air defense missile system to Iran, Iranian foreign ministry spokesman Hossein Jaber Ansari was quoted as saying by Tasnim news agency on Monday.

Russia to start deliveries of S-300 missiles to Iran in coming days: agency

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia will begin the first shipment of its S-300 air defense missile systems to Iran in the coming days, Interfax news agency quoted a senior Russian diplomat as saying on Tuesday.

Alabama Firm Wins $128Mln US Missile Defense Management Contract

US defense contractor Veterans Technology will provide strategic planning and financial management for US missile defenses under new contracts, the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) announced in a statement.

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