Join the Alliance

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

MDAA Alerts

June 22, 2016

“Put Them in the Game”

Dear Members and Friends, Early this morning, North Korea defiantly launched two Musudan intermediate range (3,500km) ballistic missiles (link) in their insatiable quest to demonstrate regional nuclear power projection. The test also marks progress for the KN-08, which is a North Korean intercontinental ballistic missile with a range of approximately 8,000 km and is believed… read more

June 20, 2016

“Staying Ahead of the Threat”

Dear Members and Friends,   The United States of America’s modern day policy on Missile Defense began under President Bill Clinton with the National Missile Defense Act of 1999 (link). This significant policy to deploy missile defenses “as soon as technologically possible” was driven by North Korea’s ballistic missile flight over Japan in August 1998.… read more

June 15, 2016

“Stepping Up”

Dear Members and Friends, In between the significant ground breaking ceremony at Redzikowo, Poland on May 13–to build a U.S. missile defense site–and prior to the NATO Summit taking place on July 8–which will declare initial operations of the U.S. missile defense platforms in Spain, Turkey, and Romania to defend NATO territory–MDAA hosted a discussion on,… read more

Alert Archives

Defenders of the Year

Fire Controlman First Class Petty Officer Elizabeth J. Clark

FC1 Clark was born in Vancouver Washington on the 15th of October 1987. She graduated from Deer Park High School in 2006 and enlisted in the United States Navy in March of 2010. After completion of Recruit Training at RTC Great Lakes she attended FC “A” school at NTC Great Lakes and completed FC “C”… read more

Staff Sergeant Trampas J. Vojtasek

SSG Vojtasek stands well apart from his peers in the service he has rendered to his unit, and the Ground-Based Midcourse Defense program. In his primary duties he serves as the 49th Missile Defense Battalion Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear NCO. He performs his full-time duties and responsibilities supporting HHB and the Battalion S-3 and… read more

Major Michael D. Sward

Major Michael D. Sward is a Joint Integrated Air and Missile Defense Staff Officer, Space and IAMD Division, Operations Directorate, U.S. Pacific Command, Camp H.M. Smith, Hawaii. He is responsible for providing strategic advice and support to the Commander, U.S. Pacific Command, and synchronizing the employment of joint, Pacific IAMD capabilities for regional and homeland… read more

Captain Jason Roberts

Captain Jason Roberts is a 2004 graduate of Mars Hill College. He attended Graduate School at Appalachian State University where he received his commission into the Air Defense Artillery in 2006. Following his commission, he attended the Basic Officer Leader Course and the Air Defense Officer Basic Course. His first assignment was in Echo Battery,… read more

Mission Statement

MDAA’s mission is to make the world safer by advocating for the development and deployment of missile defense systems to defend the United States, its armed forces and its allies against missile threats.

MDAA is the only organization in existence whose primary mission is to educate the American public about missile defense issues and to recruit, organize, and mobilize proponents to advocate for the critical need of missile defense. We are a non-partisan membership-based and membership-funded organization that does not advocate on behalf of any specific system, technology, architecture or entity.

International Cooperation