Missile Defense News

August 10, 2020

How Will the U.S. Military Stop Hypersonic Attacks? Space-Based Missile-Killer Systems

National Interest The prospect of long-range hypersonic attacks, new precision-guidance ballistic missiles and even next-generation ICBMs has inspired the Pentagon’s

August 6, 2020

Raytheon, Israeli contractor to build missile facility in the US

ABC 15 Raytheon Technologies Corp.’s Tucson-based Missiles & Defense business is working with an Israel-based defense technology company to establish

August 6, 2020

SMDC Tech Center leader discusses Army’s future

DVIDS During the 23rd annual Space and Missile Defense Symposium, the leader of the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense

August 6, 2020

Stratcom Chief: Attack on U.S. Would Be ‘A Very Bad Day’ for Adversary

Department of Defense Navy Adm. Charles A. Richard outlined threats the nation faces from Russia, China, Iran and North Korea

August 6, 2020

Airplanes With Lasers Won’t Be Shooting Down Ballistic Missiles Anytime Soon

Forbes In May, before he resigned as undersecretary of defense for research and engineering, Dr. Michael Griffin, the Pentagon’s top

August 6, 2020

MDA to Use Destroyer USS John Finn for Defense-of-Hawaii Missile Intercept Test

USNI News The Missile Defense Agency is nearing its planned defense-of-Hawaii test event with an Arleigh Burke destroyer and a

August 5, 2020

DoD space agency’s programs don’t have to be perfect but have to be fast

Space News The Pentagon’s new space agency is working to develop a network of satellites in low Earth orbit to

August 5, 2020

Missile Agency Director Describes Threat, Countermeasures

Department of Defense In recent years, threats from new missile systems against the homeland, deployed forces and friends and allies

August 5, 2020

The price of peace: Why Japan scrapped a $4.2bn US missile system

Nikkei Asian Review Japanese Defense Minister Taro Kono was seething after a June 3 briefing in his office. “Why didn’t

August 5, 2020

American trucks land in Israel to support Iron Dome testing ahead of US Army delivery

Defense News A Ukrainian cargo plane that landed in Israel Aug. 3 carried trucks that will be used to support Iron