Missile Defense News

October 14, 2015

Most of the USS Carney crew tend to details of main mission support

Stars and Stripes: This 7,000-ton guided-missile destroyer can knock out a ballistic missile and defend itself from attack at the

October 14, 2015

SMDC boss: ‘We provide the enemy with a lot of problems’

Army Times: Lt. Gen. David Mann, as the chief of U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command, must

October 14, 2015

Lockheed delivered fraction of missile defense interceptors

Reuters: Lockheed Martin Corp delivered only three of 44 interceptors for the THAAD missile defense system in fiscal year 2015

October 14, 2015

The Case for the Joint Theater Air Missile Defense Board

National Defense University Press Consider this possible scenario: A rogue nation threatens to fire ballistic missiles at the United States

October 9, 2015

Turkey urges NATO to keep up its Patriot defenses

Reuters: Turkey urged its NATO allies on Thursday to keep up missile defenses along its Syrian border, after Germany and

October 9, 2015

U.S. bolsters missile defense with N. Korea in mind

NK News: The U.S. Department of State has detailed recent measures to bolster its missile defense to account for growing

October 8, 2015

Senate set to pass bill funding Israeli anti-missile programs

The  Times of Israel: The US Senate is expected to vote Wednesday afternoon to advance a key defense spending bill with

October 8, 2015

Evaluations underway for site that could house missiles at Fort Drum

Watertown Daily Times: Federal officials evaluating the potential of the post’s land to house an East Coast missile defense site

October 8, 2015

These Cruise Missiles Will Go Mach 3

Popular Mechanics: Cruise missiles are about to get a whole lot faster. According to Aviation Week & Space Technology, engine

October 7, 2015

U.S. Navy sends guided-missile destroyer to Japan

UPI: The Alreigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Benfold left for Yokosuka, Japan from San Diego to join the U.S. 7th