Missile Defense News

April 23, 2015

Schumacher selected as SMDC deputy commander

Redstone Rocket: The secretary of the Army has approved the selection of Julie Schumacher for the position of deputy to

April 22, 2015

South Korea Is Planning a Huge Increase in Defense Spending

The Diplomat: On Monday, South Korea said that its defense budget would grow markedly over the next five years amid

April 22, 2015

$286m David’s Sling funding bill introduced in House of Representatives

Times of Israel: WASHINGTON – Bipartisan legislation to continue funding for the joint US-Israel air defense system known as David’s

April 22, 2015

Raytheon reaches deal with Poland

Boston Globe: Even as the United States cuts its military spending, insurgencies in Eastern Europe and civil wars in the

April 21, 2015

Turkey Shifts Away From West on Defense

Wall Street Journal: ISTANBUL—Since the Ottoman Empire traded swords for guns two centuries ago, Turkey’s military has relied on Western

April 20, 2015

MDAA Honors Top European Missile Defenders

Kaiserslautern, Germany – April 20, 2015 — Six NATO military service members were presented with MDAA’s 2015 European Defender of

April 20, 2015

Raytheon awarded $2 billion Patriot missile order

Aerospace Manufacturing and Design: Tewksbury, Massachusetts – Raytheon Co. has been awarded a contract worth over $2.0 billion to deliver

April 20, 2015

THAAD ‘litmus test’ for S. Korea-U.S. alliance: report

Korea Herald: The potential deployment of a THAAD missile defense unit to South Korea has become a “litmus test” for

April 20, 2015

Enemy Cruise Missile, Meet the U.S. Rail Gun

Wall Street Journal: As Congress meets this month to mark up the fiscal year 2016 National Defense Authorization Act and

April 17, 2015

Statement by NATO spokesperson Oana Lungescu on misleading and incorrect Russian statements

NATO News: A number of misleading and incorrect statements about NATO were made by senior Russian officials in Moscow on