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Northrop Grumman Supports Successful Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense Test

Northrop Grumman Corporation, Reston VA: Northrop Grumman played a key role in the successful test of the Aegis ballistic missile defense system last month by supporting the technical preparation and launch of the medium-range target missile that provided an interceptor […]

India Successfully Tests Trishul Missile

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, Bhubaneshwar, India: India successfully tested its Trishul missile Thursday in the eastern state of Orissa, defence officials said. The Trishul was fired a day after the Indian military tested its surface-to-air missile, Akash, at the same location of […]

BMD Focus: Leapfrog race against death

United Press International, WASHINGTON: When President Ronald Reagan first unfolded the vision of ballistic missile defense a quarter century ago, his vision was of an “Astrodome defense” — the high-tech equivalent of an impregnable fortification that could and would protect […]

India Successfully Tests Surface To Air Missile

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, Bhubaneshwar, India:India successfully tested Wednesday a surface-to-air missile for the second time in five days from a coastal range in the east of the country, a defence official said. The domestically developed Akash missile was fired from the […]


Diehl VA Systeme, With delivery of the first IRIS-T (InfraRed Imaging System

BAE Systems to Provide System Engineering and Integration Support for the Trident II (D5) Ballistic Missile Fleet

BAE Systems, Rockville MD: BAE Systems has been awarded a $62.5 million contract from the U.S. Navy's Strategic Systems Programs (SSP) based in Washington, D.C. Under the contract, BAE Systems will provide system engineering and integration support for the Trident […]

Russia defends Iran missile sale

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, MOSCOW: Russia confirmed Monday plans to sell Iran sophisticated air defense missile systems but said the deal, which has drawn criticism from the United States and Israel, was legal and would not upset the balance of power in […]

Israel Test Fires Arrow Anti-Missile Missile

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, Jerusalem: Israel conducted a successful test-firing of its Arrow anti-missile missile against an Iranian-style rocket on Friday, just a day after the Jewish state ratcheted up the rhetoric against Tehran over its suspected nuclear weapons programme. “The test's […]

Israel Voices Worry Over Iran Russia Missile Deal

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, Jerusalem: Israel on Sunday lambasted Russia over the sale of anti-missile systems to arch-enemy Iran, the latest round of what the local press has dubbed the “Iranian-Israeli arms race.” Iran, already under intense international pressure over its nuclear […]

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