Missiles & Bombs News

Lockheed Martin Team Launches Target Missile For Aegis Test

Lockheed Martin, Kauai HI: Lockheed Martin has announced that it has completed its second successful mission for the U.S. Missile Defense Agency's (MDA's) Targets and Countermeasures Program. The Targets and Countermeasures Program provided the target missile system for MDA's successful […]


US discusses missile defense sites in Europe – US official

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, WASHINGTON: The US is discussing with Poland and other countries possible sites in Europe for a missile interceptor base capable of protecting the continent against a long-range missile attack, a senior defense official said. The official said discussions […]


BAE to Upgrade TRIDENT II (D5) Fleet Ballistic Missiles

BAE Systems, BAE Systems Applied Technologies Inc., Rockville, Md., is being awarded a $62,527,317 cost plus fixed fee and cost plus incentive fee of effort contract.   This contract provides for System Integration Support for the TRIDENT II (D5) Fleet Ballistic […]


Italy and US Navy in Joint development of the AGM-88E Advanced Anti-Radiation Guided Missile (AARGM)

Alliant Techsystems , MINNEAPOLIS: U.S. defense contractor Alliant Techsystems announced today that a Memorandum of Agreement between the Italian Ministry of Defense and U.S. Department of Defense has been signed establishing a partnership for the joint development of the AGM-88E […]


Collaborative Net-Centric Experiment Succesful, Missiles Collect Battlefield Information

Lockheed Martin, SUFFOLK: Lockheed Martin has completed a successful experiment at the Center for Innovation that demonstrated the power of networked warfighting in driving critical, time-sensitive intelligence data to combat commanders in minutes instead of hours, enhancing operational results and […]


AIM-9X SIDEWINDER Missiles for Finland

Defense Security Cooperation Agency, On 14 November 2005, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress of a possible Foreign Military Sale to Finland of up to 150 AIM-9X Sidewinder Missiles as well as associated equipment and services. The total value, […]


Cambodia to destroy 36 surface-to-air missiles

ABC Asia Pacific TV / Radio Australia, Cambodia is destroying 36 surface-to-air missiles discovered recently at a military base to prevent them from falling into the hands of international militants. The director general of the defence ministry's technical and materials […]


PAC-3 Interceptors Missed Target In Latest Test, U.S. Army Says

Aviation Now, The U.S. Army is investigating why the latest test of the Patriot Advanced Capability-3 (PAC-3) missile system apparently failed to achieve an intercept. During the Nov. 11 test at White Sands Missile Range, N.M., two PAC-3 missiles were […]


China Knocks Down US Missile Initiative

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, Busan, South Korea: China on Saturday vetoed a US proposal aimed at reducing the vulnerability of commercial aircraft to heat-seeking surface-to-air missiles, an official said. The proposal asking members of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation group to assess […]


 
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