MOSCOW (AP) — Russia has fired cruise missiles from the Mediterranean Sea on positions of the Islamic State group in Syria, the Defense Ministry said on Friday, Moscow's latest show of strength in the conflict wracking the Mideast country.
Dave Majumdar Security, The company does not built the hardware for America’s missiles defenses, rather it integrates all of the disparate pieces of the system together. Earlier this week, I had the opportunity to visit Northrop Grumman’s...Show More Summary
US Missile Defense Agency in conjunction with the Japan Ministry of Defense conducted a developmental test of a new Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) Block IIA missile off the coast of Hawaii. At approximately 7:20 p.m., Hawaii Standard Time, 21 June, a medium-range ballistic target missile was launched from the Pacific Missile Range Facility at Kauai, Hawaii. USS John […]
A joint missile defense test conducted by the U.S. and Japan failed to intercept a targeted missile over the Pacific on Wednesday
South Korea's military claims North Korea is using drones to spy on the U.S.'s missile defense and vows to take action.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Top diplomats and defense chiefs from the United States and China began a day of talks in Washington on Wednesday looking for ways to press North Korea to give up its nuclear and missile programs.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan opened a missile defense drill to the public on Wednesday, a move it says will reassure the country it is ready to counter any missile attack by neighboring North Korea.
Kai He Security, Asia We know Kim Jong-un would be happy. Since South Korea decided to deploy the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile defense system in 2016, Sino–South Korean relations have been strained. Beijing has levied unofficial economic sanctions and diplomatic pressures on Seoul with the hope that it will withdraw THAAD. Show More Summary
The missile interceptor, codenamed M-SAM, will reportedly be used as a central element of the South’s Korea Air and Missile Defense System against North Korea.
The nation's toughest test of its missile defense weaponry produced stellar results thanks to Colorado Springs soldiers.
Kris Osborn Security, Steve Nicholls, Director of Advanced Air & Missile Defense Systems for Raytheon, told Scout Warrior last year that the MOKV is being developed to provide the MDA with “a key capability for its Ballistic Missile Defense System - to discriminate lethal objects from countermeasures and debris. Show More Summary
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A suspected North Korean drone photographed a U.S. missile defense system in South Korea before it crashed near the border where it was found last week, Seoul's Defense Ministry said Tuesday.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States expressed confidence on Wednesday that it could address South Korean concerns over the U.S. deployment of its THAAD missile defense system, as officials looked to a June 29-30 trip by South Korean President Moon Jae-in to Washington.
The NATO member is turning to Russia to strengthen its defensive strategic military capabilities.
A suspected North Korean drone was found with photos of THAAD by South Korean military officials after it crashed near the nations' mutual border.
Pyongyang's stepping up of missile and nuclear programs put North Korea at top of national security agenda, says the U.S. Defense Secretary.
Seoul says a suspected North Korean drone found near the Korean border last week was found to have taken photos of a U.S. missile defense shield in the South. Seoul's … Click to Continue »
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Monday that North Korea's advancing missile and nuclear programs were the "most urgent" threat to national security and that its means to deliver them had increased in speed and scope.
Why North Korea’s Kim Jong Un Is Obsessed With Missiles On Thursday, North Korea conducted its 10th missile test of 2017. A day after South Korea announced it was suspending the deployment of a controversial U.S. missile defense system, its neighbor sent four rockets scudding into the Sea of...
Officials from the spaceport on Kodiak Island are hosting a town hall meeting to answer questions about the Missile Defense Agency's plans to test a U.S.-Israeli anti-ballistic missile system in … Click to Continue »