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2 hrs ago | National Journal
The Exoatmospheric Kill Vehicle, seen in a photo released in late 2002. The Pentagon on Tuesday announced that if sequestration remains in effect in future years, it would cancel plans to redesign the troubled component.
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6 hrs ago | Washington Examiner
Buzz Cut: a First in Fox News First: Pence hits Obama on missile shield in Berlin speech a ObamaCare puts docs on hook a O'Malley hints at plan for meaningful defeat a Power Play: Bayou Battle a Who could blame him? FIRST IN FOX NEWS FIRST: PENCE HITS OBAMA ON MISSILE SHIELD IN BERLIN SPEECH Gov. Mike Pence , R-Ind., will deliver a speech today at ... (more)
10 hrs ago | Hispanic Business
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The Air Force is shuffling the command of several key programs, including missile systems and its new tanker plane, the service announced Monday.
Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Donald Cook transits the Dardanelles en route to the Black Sea.
FORT BLISS >> About 100 soldiers from a cutting-edge Fort Bliss air-defense unit have returned home from what is being called an historic yearlong deployment to the U.S. territory of Guam, halfway around the world in the western Pacific.
Tension is mounting in the Baltics over the Crimea crisis, but as Lithuania, Latvia, and Estonia look on nervously, they can at least count on U.S. support.
File this story under the rubric: "Be careful what you wish for." When the U.S. guided missile destroyer USS Donald Cook departed Norfolk Naval Base to take up station at the Spanish naval base in Rota two months ago, it set off alarm bells in Moscow.
India already uses Israel's Barak 1 missile system for anti-ship missile defense and is considering the more advanced Barak 8. India has publically declined a Russian offer to equip its new aircraft carrier with the Kashtan close-in weapon system, preferring systems from either Israel or France, the Strategy Page website reports.
In March of 2012, President Obama met with his then-counterpart, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, to discuss a number of issues, including European missile defense.
Pyongyang may fire ballistic missiles in Japan's direction this month, but Tokyo believes it's ready to knock down whatever North Korea sends its way a as long as there aren't too many of them.
US warship USS Donald-Cook sails through the Bosphorus in Istanbul, Turkey, on April 10, 2014, en route to the Black Sea.