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Missile Defense Interceptor Completes Successful Developmental Flight Test

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U.S. Seeks To Expand Umbrella of Missile Defense Coverage

US State Department, WASHINGTON: The director of the U.S. Missile Defense Agency says robust defenses are needed against a broad range of current and evolving strategic and tactical ballistic missile threats.   Air Force Lieutenant General Henry


Armenia Launches Plant To Recycle Soviet Missile Fuel

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, Yerevan: Armenia late Friday inaugurated a plant that will recycle toxic components of the fuel used by Soviet-era missiles that remain on the territory of this Caucasus republic. The 1.2-million-euro (1.55-million-dollar) plant, located some 80 kilometers from the […]


US Backs Missile Defense Cooperation With Russia

RIA Novosti, Washington: The U.S. House of Representatives has approved an amendment to defense-spending legislation calling for cooperation with Russia on missile defense. The amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007, which said cooperation between Russia […]


Kremlin Voices Concern at U.S. Conventional Missile Plans

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, The Kremlin voiced worry May 11 at reported U.S. plans to mount non-nuclear warheads on intercontinental strategic missiles to strike targets anywhere in the world within minutes with no prior warning and called for talks on subject.


Boeing Completes Missile Defense Silo Modification Tests

Boeing Co., ST. LOUIS: Boeing has successfully tested modified underground silo and launch system components for the Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD) interceptor, clearing the way for the silo to participate in a system flight test this summer.   The tests validated […]


NATO Missile Defence Feasibility Study Results Delivered

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NetFires LLC Successfully Conducts Loitering Attack Missile Flight Test

Lockheed Martin, DALLAS, TX: Lockheed Martin conducted a successful Control Test Vehicle (CTV) flight test of its Loitering Attack Missile (LAM) recently at Eglin Air Force Base, FL. This latest flight test of the new square body LAM airframe included […]


Development Evaluation flight test for Minuteman Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) Systems

Boeing Co., ST. LOUIS: The U.S. Air Force has awarded Boeing Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) Systems a $25.2 million contract to support the Minuteman Force Development Evaluation flight test program at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. The Minuteman ICBM is […]


 
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