Missile Defense News

August 21, 2015

IRGC to launch “huge ballistic missile exercise”

Trend News Agency: Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) is preparing to launch a “huge missile exercise”. IRGC Aerospace Force Commander

August 21, 2015

Coming to a War Near You: Hypersonic Weapons

National Interest: There is a great deal of talk about hypersonic weapons and their possible impact on the battlefield. Some

August 20, 2015

North and South Korea exchange artillery fire

Reuters: South Korea fired tens of artillery rounds toward North Korea on Thursday after the North launched shells to protest

August 20, 2015

Iron Dome Deployed to Ashdod over Rocket Fears

Arutz Sheva: The IDF has deployed the Iron Dome missile-defense system to the southern city of Ashdod, over fears Islamist

August 19, 2015

US to send one more Aegis-equipped ship to Mediterranean

Anadolu Agency: The U.S. will send an additional Aegis-equipped ship to the Mediterranean this fall to defend Turkey and other

August 19, 2015

China Tests New Missile Capable of Hitting Entire United States

The Diplomat: On August 6, China has tested its newest intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) with two guided simulated nuclear warheads,

August 19, 2015

Second air defense ‘blimp’ headed skyward over Harford Wednesday

Baltimore Sun: A second massive, blimp-like balloon called an aerostat, part of the military’s air defense network over the Eastern

August 18, 2015

Iran plans to sign contract for Russian S-300 missiles next week

Reuters: Iran will sign a contract with Russia next week to buy four S-300 surface-to-air missile systems, the Iranian defense

August 18, 2015

North Korea has threatened a U.S. attack for years. Why aren’t you scared?

Washington Post: Things are a little tense right now with North Korea. Since two South Korean soldiers were injured earlier this

August 18, 2015

Lockheed Martin to Cooperate With Danish Company on Missile Defense Radar

Sputnik News: WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — One of the United States’ leading defense contractors will work with Danish corporation Weibel Scientific to integrate the Gap-Filling