Seoul Pushes Quicker Path To Thwarting North Korean Missiles
- New priorities refocus ballistic missile defense. Fulghum, David A. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;2/26/1996, Vol. 144 Issue 9, p24
Reports that efforts to meet the conflicting demands of Congress and Washington's top military leaders, has resulted in the reshuffled priorities by the Pentagon for $14 billion worth of missile defense programs. Details on the proposed changes to the program; Specific recommendations for...
- U.S.-Israel Arrow Anti-Missile System Conducts Successful Intercept Test. // Space & Missile Defense Report;2/28/2011, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p8
The article reports that according to a press statement from the U.S. government, the Israel Missile Defense Organization and the U.S. Missile Defense Agency conducted a successful test of the developmental Arrow missile defense system at U.S. Naval Air Warfare Center, Weapons Division-Pt. Mugu...
- Anti-ballistic missile treaty. // Newsweek;8/4/1986, Vol. 108 Issue 5, p4
Ronald Reagan's implied willingness to extend US adherence to the anti-ballistic missile treaty for at least five years--contained in his long-awaited letter to Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev last week--was driven more by congressional budget cutting than by the dictates of US-Soviet diplomacy.
- British weigh need for missile defense. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;2/21/1994, Vol. 140 Issue 8, p94
Rports on Great Britain's consideration of whether it needs a ballistic missile defense system and standoff cruise missiles as part of its overall defense capabilities. Appropriation by the Defense Department of funds for feasibility studies; Defense Secretary Malcolm Rifkind's speech to the...
- Professional reader. Danis, Aaron // Military Intelligence;Oct-Dec91, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p57
Reviews the report `The United States and the Soviet Union and the Control of Ballistic Missile Proliferation to The Middle East,' by Aaron Karp.
- Star Wars bad even if it works. Glaser, Charles L. // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Mar1985, Vol. 41 Issue 3, p13
Discusses the problems associated with the development of ballistic missile defense system in the U.S. Technical feasibility of defenses; Interrelated reasons for the lack of robustness in the armed forces; Diversification of offensive forces; Probability of superpower conventional wars;...
- NTF broadens scope of test activities. Scott, William B. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;5/9/1994, Vol. 140 Issue 19, p69
Reports on the National Test Facility's (NTF) broadening of its latitude beyond supporting ballistic missile defense with large scale simulations. Accessibility of NTF to civil users; Funding of NTF infrastructure cost; NTF civil and defense capabilities.
- Launch Party. // Foreign Policy;Nov/Dec2000, Issue 121, p105
Focuses on the Web site of the Ballistic Missile Defense Organization launched by the United States Defense Department in 1996 to educate the public on ballistic missile defense. Features of the Web site.
- Skittish on counterproliferation. Goldring, Natalie J. // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Mar/Apr1994, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p12
Comments on the disagreement between the United States and NATO with regard to developing a ballistic missile defense system against nuclear weapons. Distinguishing between preventing proliferation and protecting against proliferation after it has occurred; January 1994 summit meeting failure...
- 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.