Aegis

Japan Aegis BMD (JFTM-4) Stellar Taka Flight Mission Success Quicklook

The Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) and the United States Missile Defense Agency (MDA) announced the successful completion of an Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) intercept flight test, in cooperation with the US Navy, off the coast of Kauai in Hawaii. The event marked the fourth time that a JMSDF ship has engaged a ballistic

Japan Aegis BMD (JFTM-1) Stellar Kiji Quicklook

Narrative on the first successful intercept of a medium range ballistic missiles (MRBM) by an allied Navy ship. The JS Kongo (DDG-173) successfully detected, tracked and engaged the “separating” target launched from the Pacific Missile Range Facility (PMRF) with the Aegis BMD weapon system, firing the Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) Blk IA missile for a successful

Aegis BMD FTM 04-1 (FM-7) Stellar Dragon

Air Force Lt. Gen. Henry “Trey” Obering, director of the Missile Defense Agency, announced today that an interceptor missile launched from the US Navy Aegis cruiser USS Lake Erie successfully intercepted and destroyed a short-range target missile launched from the Hawaiian island of Kauai. This is the fifth successful intercept in six tests. This test

Top 10 Anti-Missile Systems

Fast changing battlefield technology means conventional wars will soon become history. The wars of the future will be short and decisive with state of the art weapons and armament. The absence of an effective missile shield system leaves you at the mercy of your enemy. Today we look at the top 10 ATBM systems from