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Pakistan Missile Test Not Alarming: US State Dept

AFP, Washington: Pakistan's first cruise missile test was conducted in a way that was not provocative, a US State Department spokesman said Thursday, although Pakistan did not give advance warning to rival India. “It's important to us that actions by […]


UPDATE: Pakistan Test-Fires Its First Cruise Missile

UPDATE: Pakistan Test-Fires Its First Cruise Missile

Voice of America News / DefenceNews.info, ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has successfully tested its first ground-fired cruise missile, capable of carrying nuclear and conventional weapons.   Pakistani military officials say the cruise missile was fired early Thursday, but they did not disclose the […]


First batch of Russian missile air defense for Vietnam

RIA Novosti, MOSCOW: Russian company Almaz-Antei has completed its first delivery of the S-300PMU1 missile air defense system to Vietnam, the company press-service said Thursday. The deliveries are being made in accordance with a contract signed on August 8, 2003 […]


Loitering Attack Missile to be Built Quicker and Cheaper

Lockheed Martin, DALLAS, TX: Lockheed Martin has completed two aggressive cost reduction workshops for the Non Line-of-Sight


Orbital Successfully Launches MDA Target Vehicle

Orbital, Dulles VA: Orbital Sciences announced Monday that it successfully launched a medium-range target vehicle that supported the U.S. Missile Defense Agency's (MDA) Critical Measurements and Countermeasures Program, Campaign 1 (CMCM-1). The launch of Orbital's medium-range Castor IVB target vehicle […]


TOW-2A/B Anti-armor Guided Missiles For Kuwait

US Defense Security Cooperation Agency, On 4 August 2005, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress of a possible Foreign Military Sale to Kuwait of 436 TOW-2A/B Anti-armor Guided Missiles as well as associated equipment and services. The total value, […]


First SLAM-ER Missile for Republic of Korea

Boeing Co, ST. LOUIS: The first Boeing Standoff Land Attack Missile-Expanded Response (SLAM-ER) for the Republic of Korea Air Force (ROKAF) rolled out recently during a ceremony at Boeing's Weapons Enterprise Capability Center in St. Charles, Mo.   The Republic of […]


Test of the upgraded guidance and control system for ATACMS Missile

Lockheed Martin, DALLAS: Lockheed Martin recently completed its third consecutive successful test of a new upgraded guidance and control system in conjunction with an improved fuze of the Army Tactical Missile System (ATACMS) at White Sands Missile Range, NM.   The […]


New Technologies for Future Intercontinental Ballistic Missile Systems

Aerojet, SACRAMENTO: Aerojet, a GenCorp Inc. company, announced today that it won a contract from the U.S. Air Force to develop new solid rocket motor technologies for application on future Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) Systems.   In the first six-month phase, […]


Missile Defense Agency Dedicates Sea-Based X-Band Radar

US Missile Defense Agency, Air Force Lt. General Henry “Trey” Obering, Missile Defense Agency Director, announced the formal dedication of the Sea-Based X-Band Radar by program officials during a ceremony today at Kiewit Offshore Services at Corpus Christi, Texas.   The […]


 
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