Japan Redirects Navy Funds To Missile Defense Program
- Poland Considers MEADS As It Seeks Modern Air/Missile Defense System. Roosevelt, Ann // Defense Daily;11/14/2013, p1
The article reports on the plan of the government of Poland to procure a modernized air and missile defense capability and Medium Extended Air Defense System (MEADS). The intent of Poland to launch a formal acquisition program seeking a modern air defense system and to look for industrial...
- Poland Considers MEADS As It Seeks Modern Air/Missile Defense System. // Defense Daily International;11/15/2013, p1
The article reports on the presence of a senior delegation from Poland in the tri-national Medium Extended Air Defense System (MEADS) successful dual intercept as it plans to buy a modernized air and missile defense capability and the MEADS system if it can become a part of it. According to...
- Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense System tracks, engages first missile. // Military & Aerospace Electronics;May2011, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p44
The article reports that the aegis ballistic missile defense (BMD) system, built by Lockheed Martin, tracked an intermediate range ballistic missile using data from a remote AN/TPY-2 radar during a test off the coast of Hawaii.
- MEADS RADAR PERFORMS 360-Deg. Rotation For Missile Tracking. // Microwaves & RF;Dec2013, Vol. 52 Issue 12, p22
The article offers information related to the development of the Medium Extended Air Defense System (MEADS) and a live Tactical Ballistic Missile (TBM).
- The Impact of Missile Defence in Asia. // Military Technology;Oct2004, Vol. 28 Issue 10, p40
The article discusses impact of missile defense in Asia. Extending missile defense protection by the United States to friends and allies such as Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Australia and India has the potential to stress existing security dilemmas within the Asia- Pacific region. Thus, the...
- BALLISTIC MISSILE DEFENSE. Leibstone, Marvin // NATO's Nations & Partners for Peace;2002, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p179
Deals with the effort of rational government and military leaders, scientists and technologists to revive the idea of Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD). Categories in which advances in BMD are seen; Factor that motivated the revival of the BMD idea; Phases of the BMD strategy; Possible drawbacks...
- Iron Dome Has A Big Impact. // Defense Technology International;Jul2011, Vol. 5 Issue 7, p10
The article suggests that Israel may need over a dozen air-defense systems to detect and defeat the rocket attacks coming from Gaza and Lebanon, according to Brigadier General Ilan Bitton, former head of the Israeli air defense forces.
- Defense Acquisitions: Actions Needed to Ensure Adequate Funding for Operation and Sustainment of the Ballistic Missile Defense System: GAO-05-817. // GAO Reports;9/6/2005, p1
In 2002, the Department of Defense (DOD) implemented a new acquisition model to develop a Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS) that included all major missile defense acquisitions, some of which were being developed by the military services. The model called for the management and funding...
- Missile defense quandary. Proctor, Paul // Aviation Week & Space Technology;8/21/1995, Vol. 143 Issue 8, p11
Reports the efforts by Japan's defense agency for political support to enhance the budget allocation for its theater missile defense (TMD) program. Stance of Japan's Socialist Party on the issue.