Add to MyYahoo RSS

Strategic Defense Initiative News

News on Strategic Defense Initiative continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

8 hrs ago | U.S. Department of Defense

Remarks by Deputy Secretary Work at a media availability at Osan Air Force Base, Republic of Korea

LT. CMDR COURTNEY HILLSON: Good afternoon, I am Lt. Cmdr. Courtney Hillson the Public Affairs Officer for the Deputy Secretary of Defense Bob Work.


Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Asia, US Military, US Air Force, US Marine Corps, North Korea

12 hrs ago | Daily Times

Iran mass-produces advanced batteries for missiles

TEHRAN: Iran has launched production lines for energy density batteries used in the electronic systems of its sea-based, ground-based and air-based missiles.


14 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

Gaza Terror Rockets Target Jerusalem Area

Reportedly, a rocket was shot down by the Iron Dome anti-missile defense system over Modi'in, about 25 minutes' drive from Jerusalem, but residents of Jerusalem reported hearing several booms, indicating there may have been more than one rocket fired at the region.


20 hrs ago | Lexington County Chronicle

Missile defense like the finger of God

Over the years I have attended presentations made by heroes of our own era. James Watson who discovered the helix curve with Francis Crick and Paul Tibbets who dropped the bomb on Hiroshima, effectively ending WWII, have spoken here.


Related Topix: Lexington Medical Center, Medicine, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Lexington County, SC, Columbia, SC, West Columbia, SC

22 hrs ago | Korea Herald

US calls for 'extreme interoperability' with S. Korea in air defense system

The United States has no objection to South Korea's plan to develop its own missile defense system but hopes that it would be interoperable with the existing U.S. system, a U.S. official said Thursday.


Related Topix: South Korea,

Yesterday | American Reporter

On Native GroundTHE End of 'the American Century'

WASHINGTON, March 16-18, 2001 -- Editor's Note : At the turn of the century, a batch of recently declassified analyses by the Central Intelligence Agency offered new insight into U.S. intelligence during the Cold War.


Related Topix: World News, Poland, Roman Catholic Church

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Defence Industry Daily

Poland's Balancing Act: A Briefing for the Defense Sector - Part 2

This is a pivotal year for the Polish defense market. Part 1 of this series offers an overview of Poland's $44 billion military modernization program.


Related Topix: NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), World News


New S-500 Prometheus air defense system to protect Moscow and Central Russia

The first regiment of state-of-the-art anti-aircraft missile system S-500 will cover Moscow and the center of Russia, commander of the air defense and missile troops, Major-General Andrei Demin said.


Related Topix: Russia, Asia, World News

Watertown Daily Times

Congressional candidates weigh in on proposed missile defense site at Fort Drum

Candidates for New York's 21st Congressional District seat on Tuesday weighed in on the proposed missile defense site at Fort Drum.


Related Topix: Fort Drum, NY

Arutz Sheva Israel News

Defense/Security, 8:49 AM2,000 Reservists Called Back Up for IDF Service

Some 2,000 army reservists have been called back up to IDF service following the resumption of hostilities by Gazan terrorists on Tuesday.


Related Topix: Iran, World News, Israel, Middle East, Terrorism

Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Jewish Journal

Barrage of rockets strikes Israel as bomb shelters ordered open

Rockets launched from the Gaza Strip towards Israel is seen as a rocket by the Iron Dome anti-missile system is fired to intercept them on Aug. 19. Photo by Amir Cohen/Reuters More than two dozen rockets were fired fr0m the Gaza Strip between the hours of 10 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. Tuesday.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories,

Watertown Daily Times

Open house tonight in Carthage about potential missile site at Fort Drum

North country residents will have a chance to ask questions and speak out about a potential missile defense site at Fort Drum during a meeting tonight in Carthage.


Related Topix: Fort Drum, NY, Carthage, NY, US Military, Vandenberg Air Force Base, US Air Force

Public input sessions are Aug. 26 and 28 for missile defense project at Fort Custer

Soldiers from several Michigan Army National Guard units are shown in this Jan. 6, 2013 file photo during a departure ceremony at Fort Custer.


Related Topix: US National Guard, US Military, Prison, Michigan, Kalamazoo County, MI, US Air Force

North County Public Radio

Missile defense site meeting tonight in Carthage

A meeting will be held tonight at the Carthage High School to talk about the possibility of building a missile defense site at Fort Drum.


Related Topix: Carthage, NY, Fort Drum, NY

Miami New Times

Mayor Philip Levine Invites Residents to Visit Israel's Missile Defense Manufacturers

An upcoming Miami Beach business trip will include a visit to the manufacturer of the Iron Dome missile defense system, above.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Miami-Beach, FL,

Business Journal

Lockheed Martin lands $124M THAAD contract

Lockheed Martin Corp. Missiles and Fire Control was recently awarded a contract that could bring more manufacturing work to Alabama.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Aerospace-Defense, Lockheed Martin

Alabama Live

Score! Alabama-made SM-6 dials up 'straight flush' in flight test

The Huntsville-made Standard Missile-6 performed right on cue during recent tests that showcased its ability to intercept a subsonic, low-altitude target over land.


Related Topix: Huntsville, AL, Redstone Arsenal, AL

National Review Online

Paula A. DeSutter: Mead Treadwell Gets It on Defense Policy

Our adversaries and enemies are emboldened, while our allies hear words of assurance but know they are not backed by deeds.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat, Ted Stevens, Republican, Barack Obama, George Bush

Mon Aug 18, 2014


Missile defense program IranESs redline in negotiations: Najafi

IranESs permanent envoy to the International Atomic Energy Agency Reza Najafi said Monday that missile defense program is IranESs redline in its nuclear negotiations with the West, IRNA reported.


Alabama Live

Missile conference leaders vow to change security procedures as press treatment makes...

Two national media members who attended last week's Space and Missile Defense Symposium in Huntsville are sharing their stories of what has been described as censorship and intimidation from security personnel.