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Space-Based Missile Defense

On Tuesday, September 4, 2018, the Missile Defense Advocacy Alliance hosted a discussion on Capitol Hill on “Space-Based Missile Defense.”


Mr. John Rood
Under Secretary of Defense for Policy
Department of Defense

Dr. Michael Griffin
Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering
Department of Defense

Lieutenant General Samuel Greaves
Missile Defense Agency

Host: Riki Ellison
Chairman and Founder
Missile Defense Advocacy Alliance



Media Coverage of the Event

C-SPAN 2 – Space-Based Missile Defense
Defense News – After Repeated Delays, Will the Pentagon’s Missile Defense Review Be Out Soon?
ExecutiveGov – DoD’s John Rood: Space Sensor Layer Could Help US Prepare for Missile Attacks
Space News – Defense Policy Chief: Weapons in Space are ‘Bridges Yet to be Crossed’
Jane’s International Defense Review – Pentagon Mulls Options for Space-Based Missile Defense Sensors
Aerospace News Now – DoD Could Finish Missile Defense Review in ‘Next Few Weeks,’ Official Says
International Business Times – Weapons in Space? Pentagon Want to Deploy Them to Intercept Enemy Missiles
SeaPower Magazine – Pentagon Officials Tout Space-Based Defense Against Emerging Missile Threats
Air Force Magazine – MDA, DOD Leaders Call for Space Sensors to Deal with Hypersonic Threats
Spec Ops Magazine – China Carried Out Several Dozen Hypersonic Arms Tests
Inside Defense – Missile Defense Review Expected in ‘Next Few Weeks’
Washington Free Beacon – Pentagon Plans to Deploy Space-Based Missiles
Sputnik News – China Carried Out Several Dozen Hypersonic Arms Tests – US Missile Defense Chief