July 5, 2013
Missile Defense Test ConductedThe Missile Defense Agency, U.S. Air Force 30th Space Wing, Joint Functional Component Command, Integrated Missile Defense (JFCC IMD) and U.S. Northern Command conducted an integrated exercise and flight test today of the Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD) element of the nation's Ballistic Missile Defense System. Although a primary objective was the intercept of a long-range ballistic missile target launched from the U.S. Army's Reagan Test Site on Kwajalein Atoll, Republic of the Marshall Islands, an intercept was not achieved. The interceptor missile was launched from Vandenberg AFB, Calif.
Program officials will conduct an extensive review to determine the cause or causes of any anomalies which may have prevented a successful intercept.
Saturday, March 29, 2014
The successor to Reagan's Star Wars ABM system STILL doesn't work:
Posted by Steve J. at 11:14 PM