Missile Defense News

August 14, 2020

North Korea floods kill 22, approach nuclear reactor — but Kim doesn’t want help

The Washington Post Flooding caused by weeks of unusually heavy monsoon rains has killed at least 22 people in North

August 14, 2020

Turkey deploys its latest air defense system to Al-Watiya airbase in Libya

Defence Blog Recent satellite imagery released by Twitter account who uses the nickname safsata14 showed that Korkut air defense systems

August 14, 2020

Russia and China Playing Musical Chairs in Zero Gravity

War on the Rocks As SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket hurled the Dragon capsule and its two astronauts into orbit, marking

August 14, 2020

IBCS: Army Missile Defense Passes Most Complex Test Yet

Breaking Defense Four years after a disastrous Limited User Test forced the Army to reboot the program, the IBCS missile

August 14, 2020

Saudi forces intercept 2 ballistic missiles fired from Yemen: SPA

AMN On Thursday, the Saudi-led Coalition announced the interception and destruction of two ballistic missiles launched by the Ansarallah forces

August 13, 2020

Russian Navy upgraded missile frigate takes to sea for trials

Tass The Pacific Fleet’s frigate Marshal Shaposhnikov capable of employing Kalibr and Uran cruise missiles after its upgrade took to

August 13, 2020

Hungary plunks down $1 billion for new air defenses

Defense News The Hungarian and U.S. governments have announced a $1 billion deal to equip the European country with new

August 13, 2020

U.S. homeland missile defense ‘very effective’ against N.K. ICBM’s: top general

Yonhap News The United States has a strong and “very effective” homeland defense system against North Korea’s intercontinental ballistic missiles,

August 13, 2020

U.S. Gulf Commander Pushes Allies in Region to Share Defenses

Bloomberg The Pentagon has backed billions of dollars in sales of U.S.-built missile interceptors and sensors to allies in the

August 13, 2020

As Gaza Border Heats Up, Hamas Fires Rocket Barrage Into Sea in Apparent ‘Warning’ to Israel

algemeiner As tensions continue to rise on the Israel-Gaza Strip border, the coastal enclave’s ruling terrorist group, Hamas, fired a