Holes in the Missile Shield

June 2005
Future Survey;Jun2005, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p7
Focuses on the deployment of a national missile defense system by the U.S. Department of Defense as discussed in the article "Holes in the Missile Shield," by Richard L. Garwin, published in the November 2004 issue of the periodical "Scientific American." Intention of the government to install interceptor rockets in silos at Fort Greely, Alaska; Goals of the deployment; Need for the government to evaluate the relative magnitudes of threats and assess the capabilities of the missile defense.


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