Missile Defense News

August 30, 2023

U.S. Space Force looks to boost allied tracking of North Korea missiles

Reuters: The U.S. and South Korean militaries want to more closely integrate their systems for tracking North Korean missile launches,

August 30, 2023

Pentagon seeks missile defense integration with Australia

Defense One: The Pentagon’s top science and technology official is pushing to integrate United States and Australian missile defense capabilities,

August 30, 2023

‘Bring it’: Adm. Aquilino open to greater directed-energy trials

C4ISR: The U.S. commander in the Indo-Pacific is interested in more widely experimenting with and deploying directed-energy weapons designed to

August 29, 2023

US, South Korea, Japan respond to North Korean launches with at-sea defense drill

Stars and Stripes: Navy destroyers from the United States, South Korea and Japan simulated their defense against a ballistic missile

August 28, 2023

USMC Buying Nearly 2,000 Tamir Interceptors For Its Iron Dome Systems

The Drive: The U.S. Marine Corps has laid out plans to acquire three batteries worth of Iron Dome systems, including 44

August 25, 2023

Lithuania to deliver NASAMS launchers to Ukraine in September

The Kyiv Independent: Lithuania will deliver the previously pledged NASAMS launchers to Ukraine in September, Lithuanian President Gitanas Nausėda said during his

August 25, 2023

Taiwan to begin installing domestic vertical missile launch system on Navy ships

Taiwan News: The domestically developed Hua Yang vertical missile launch system has passed operational tests and will be installed on

August 23, 2023

As US-Japan ramp up joint plan, MDA’s hypersonic interceptor development steps forward

Breaking Defense: Following President Joe Biden’s first trilateral summit last week with the leaders of Japan and South Korea, the Defense Department

August 21, 2023

SMD Debrief: The top priorities in missile defense

Defense News: Defense News land warfare reporter Jen Judson speaks with Laura DeSimone, executive director, Missile Defense Agency, about the

August 21, 2023

Add A New Radar To An Old Air-Defense Missile, And You Get The Ukrainian 5V28—Kyiv’s Most Potent Deep-Strike Weapon

Forbes: It’s no secret the Ukrainian air force has converted some of its huge, 1960s-vintage S-200 surface-to-air missile systems into