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Russia to refund Iran over missile deal: arms export chief

Russia to refund Iran over missile deal: arms export chief

Nicosia: Russia is reimbursing Iran for its downpayments on a deal for advanced S-300 ground-to-air missiles, which Moscow halted in the face of tough new UN sanctions, Russian Technologies chief Sergei Chemezov told reporters on Thursday. “We are now preparing […]


US, Israel Sign Agreement to Develop David’s Sling Weapon System

US, Israel Sign Agreement to Develop David’s Sling Weapon System

The U.S. Department of Defense and the State of Israel today signed an agreement for the development of the David’s Sling Weapon System. This agreement continues efforts initiated under the U.S.-Israel Short-Range Ballistic Missile Defense Project Agreement signed by both […]


MEADS Demonstrates Interoperability with NATO ACCS

MEADS Demonstrates Interoperability with NATO ACCS

ORLANDO, Fla., MUNICH and ROME: The Medium Extended Air Defense System (MEADS) battle management capability successfully demonstrated interoperability with the NATO Air Command and Control System (ACCS) during a Joint Project Optic Windmill (JPOW) test in July. The interface test […]


Lockheed Tests Second-Generation Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense Capability

Lockheed Tests Second-Generation Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense Capability

MOORESTOWN, N.J.: Lockheed Martin recently demonstrated the second generation of its Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) capability in a formal U.S. Navy test event. This configuration, known as Aegis BMD 4.0.1, enables the U.S. Missile Defense Agency (MDA) and the […]


New Raz Radar System Revolutionizes Rocket Defense

New Raz Radar System Revolutionizes Rocket Defense

The Raz radar system is able to immediately and accurately detect rocket launch sites and threat levels The new Raz radar system was used for the first time by the Artillery Corps, as part of its comprehensive implementation by the […]


Update on Airborne Laser Test Bed Experiment

Update on Airborne Laser Test Bed Experiment

On Sept 1, 2010, the Missile Defense Agency executed the Flight Experiment Laser (FEL-01b) mission at the Point Mugu flight test range off the Southern California coast. The objective of this mission was for the Agency’s Airborne Laser Test Bed […]


Taiwan missile defence shield ready next year: report

Taiwan missile defence shield ready next year: report

Taipei: Taiwan expects a much-anticipated missile defence shield to be ready next year after buying advanced weapons at a cost of about 300 billion Taiwan dollars (9.4 billion US), local media reported Monday. Six batteries of Patriot III missiles forming […]


Second Live Tracking Exercise for Ballistic Missile Defense Completed

Second Live Tracking Exercise for Ballistic Missile Defense Completed

Moorestown NJ: Lockheed Martin successfully identified and tracked four live targets during a test of its Multi-Mission Signal Processor (MMSP) being fielded as part of the Aegis next-generation Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) capability. The MMSP is part of the Navy’s […]


Missile Defense Agency to Test Airborne Laser

Missile Defense Agency to Test Airborne Laser

WASHINGTON: The airborne laser test platform – a high-powered chemical laser aboard a modified 747 — will undergo its second test late tonight off the coast of California, the director of the Missile Defense Agency announced today. The objective is […]


 
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