Missiles & Bombs News

Standard Missile 3 Demonstrates Clamshell Nosecone Design

Raytheon, Tucson AZ: A Raytheon Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) successfully demonstrated proper separation of an advanced clamshell nosecone during a flight test mission off Hawaii today. The test was a major milestone for the United States-Japan Joint Cooperative Research (JCR) program, […]


Japan, U.S. To Test Missile Defense System

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, Japan and the United States will test-fire an interceptor of their jointly developed next-generation shipborne missile system later this week, a Japanese defense official said March 7. The two allies are currently developing a new version of the […]


Taiwan Says It Now Faces Almost 800 Chinese Missiles

Agence France-Presse, Taipei: China has now deployed almost 800 missiles which could paralyse Taiwan's communications and transportation and command centers in a 10-hour bombardment, the Taiwanese defence ministry said Tuesday. The ministry highlighted the mounting military threat, and declassified data […]


BMD Focus: Russia rattles missile treaty

United Press International, WASHINGTON: Is Russia seriously considering putting nuclear pressures on Europe to a degree not seen since the last dark days of the Cold War? Or are a group of Russian generals trying to derail the reformist military […]


Test wing shadows test-firing of Tomahawk cruise missile

US Air Force, EGLIN AIR FORCE BASE: Using both of Eglin Air Force Base


New Missiles for the Australian Defence Force

Australian Department of Defence, Lockheed Martin's Joint Air-to-Surface Stand-off Missile (or JASSM) has been selected as the new long range air-to-surface missile to equip the Australian Defence Force's F/A-18 Hornet fleet.   The acquisition of long range missiles does not represent […]


Missile Defense Agency Completes Successful Radar Tracking Test

US Missile Defense Agency, Air Force Lt. Gen. Henry A.


Upgraded Missile Defence Radar Tested

Boeing, ST. LOUIS: A Boeing-led industry team and the U.S. Missile Defense Agency (MDA) have successfully completed a test of key parts of the Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD) system.   During today's test, a newly upgraded radar at Beale Air Force […]


Additional AIM-9X Missiles for Turkey

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