Missile Defense News

May 1, 2015

Lockheed Martin opens center for interceptor missile technology

UPI: SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 30 (UPI) — A laboratory has been opened in California by Lockheed Martin to develop next-generation

May 1, 2015

USS Porter takes up residence in Rota, Spain

Stars and Stripes: NAPLES, Italy — The Navy destroyer USS Porter arrived at its new home in southern Spain on

April 30, 2015

HASC Approves Massive DoD Policy Bill

Defense News: WASHINGTON — The House Armed Services Committee early Thursday voted to add billions to a list of Defense

April 30, 2015

House Mandates Shorter Modernization Periods for Navy Cruisers

Military.com News: House lawmakers are limiting the amount of time the Navy will be able to lay up portions of

April 29, 2015

Ambassador Lute’s op-ed on NATO Ballistic Missile Defense

U.S. Embassy in Bucharest, Romania: This month, the United States will deliver a 9,000-ton boost to the ballistic missile defense (BMD)

April 29, 2015

Four Key Areas for Japan-US Military Cooperation

Defense One: U.S. President Barack Obama and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe are pledging to deepen military cooperation in the

April 28, 2015

Murphy praises Poland’s decision to buy Patriot missiles from Raytheon

Bristol Press: WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy recently praised the latest step in partnership between the United States and

April 28, 2015

GOP, Pentagon tussle over East Coast shield

Politico: The Pentagon has repeatedly said it doesn’t need — nor can it afford — a third anti-missile battery on

April 28, 2015

Turkish company to take part in NATO’s defense program

Anadolu Agency: Turkey’s defense systems producer, ASELSAN, will be part of the team involved in the NATO Ballistic Missile Defense

April 28, 2015

US-Japan defense deal broadens Tokyo’s role in face of growing Chinese might

The Guardian: The United States and Japan have unveiled new rules for defense cooperation in a historic move that will