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North Korea test-fired missile: sources

North Korea test-fired missile: sources

North Korea test-fired a short-range missile off its west coast last week in the first such launch for 19 months, South Korean sources said Wednesday. The launch was seen as a routine test to improve the country’s missile capability, the […]


Russia test launches Sineva strategic missile

Russia test launches Sineva strategic missile

The Russian military successfully test launched a Sineva ballistic missile Tuesday from a submarine in the Arctic, the Interfax news agency quoted a defence ministry spokesman as saying. “The launch was carried out from underwater in the Barents Sea from […]


Pakistan tests latest defensive missile

Pakistan tests latest defensive missile

Pakistan successfully test-fired a new short-range surface-to-surface ballistic missile, the Hatf-9, at an undisclosed location, the Defense Ministry said. The firing of the missile with a range of just less than 40 miles was at sea, the Defense Ministry said […]


MBDA Demos VL Mica Proficiency Against Stand-Off Weapons

MBDA Demos VL Mica Proficiency Against Stand-Off Weapons

On the 13th April 2011, at the French DGA-Essais Missiles test centre in Biscarosse, South West France, a VL MICA missile launched from a ground based vertical launcher and controlled by a Tactical Operations Centre (TOC) developed by MBDA, intercepted […]


Pakistan test fires nuclear-capable missile

Pakistan test fires nuclear-capable missile

Pakistan’s military on Tuesday said it had successfully test-fired a newly developed short-range ballistic missile capable of carrying nuclear warheads. The military said in a statement that the “Hatf 9″ missile with a range of 60 kilometres (40 miles) “could […]


Taiwan missile test flops again

Taiwan missile test flops again

Taiwan’s air force said Wednesday that two out of four missiles missed their targets during a drill earlier this week, two months after a similar failure left military leaders red-faced. The missiles that failed in Monday’s test included a US-made […]


India Test-Fires Nuclear Capable Dhanush, Prithvi-II Missiles

India Test-Fires Nuclear Capable Dhanush, Prithvi-II Missiles

In an exercise to further sharpen its missile teeth, India on Friday successfully test-fired two indigenously developed, nuclear capable ballistic missiles, both having a strike range of 350 kms, from separate locations off the Orissa coast. While ‘Dhanush’ was flight-tested […]


Trident II D5 Missile Achieves 135th Consecutive Test Flight

Trident II D5 Missile Achieves 135th Consecutive Test Flight

The U.S. Navy conducted a successful test flight March 1 of a Trident II D5 Fleet Ballistic Missile (FBM) built by Lockheed Martin. The Navy launched the unarmed missile from the submerged submarine USS Nevada (SSBN 733) in the Pacific […]


Arrow Weapon System Intercepts Target During Missile Defense Test

Arrow Weapon System Intercepts Target During Missile Defense Test

The joint U.S.-Israel Arrow Weapon System successfully intercepted a ballistic target missile during a flight test conducted today. This test is part of the Arrow System Improvement Program (ASIP) and was conducted jointly by the Israel Missile Defense Organization and […]


 
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