Missile Defense News

September 21, 2015

USS Russell enters 7th Fleet, supports maritime security

DVIDS: USS Russell Public Affairs WESTERN PACIFIC OCEAN – The Arleigh Burke- class guided-missile destroyer USS Russell (DDG 59) arrived

September 21, 2015

Iron Dome intercepts Gaza rocket over Ashkelon

Times of Israel: The Iron Dome missile defense system intercepted a rocket fired at the southern city of Ashkelon on

September 21, 2015

Thaad touted amid security worries on peninsula

Korea Joongang Daily: The U.S. forces commander in the Pacific said in a Senate hearing on Thursday that he favored

September 21, 2015

U.S. Air Force Secretary Could Take on Expanded Space Duties

SpaceNews: The secretary of the U.S. Air Force would have a greater level of oversight over all Defense Department space

September 21, 2015

US Top Nuke Envoy to Visit S. Korea for KIDD Meeting

The U.S.’ top nuclear envoy will visit South Korea to attend the 8th Korea-U.S. Integrated Defense Dialogue (KIDD). A South

September 21, 2015

Lockheed, MBDA See NATO Future for MEADS

Defense News: Lockheed Martin and MBDA Deutschland are expecting to sign a contract with Germany next year to produce the

September 18, 2015

Raytheon ship-defense missile hits mark in test

Arizona Daily Star: The U.S. Navy has for the first time successfully fired a tactical ship-defense missile made by Tucson-based

September 18, 2015

Canada examining contribution to U.S. missile defence in Arctic

Ottawa Citizen: Canada’s military is looking at ways to potentially contribute to missile defence but it has yet to figure

September 17, 2015

Missile Procurement Streaks Ahead

IHS Janes: Raytheon Missile Systems has received an initial USD87 million contract from the US Missile Defense Agency (MDA) to

September 17, 2015

Joint Staff Studies New Options For Missile Defense

Breaking Defense: Minds are changing inside the Pentagon when it comes to the best ways to stop missile attacks, the Army’s