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Japan’s New Ballistic Missile Defense System Acquisition Cost Doubles
July 25, 2018
Japan’s New Ballistic Missile Defense System Acquisition Cost Doubles
The price for two Aegis Ashore batteries could exceed $5.4 billion -- over twice the amount initially cited by the Japanese government.
Japan’s New Ballistic Missile Defense System Acquisition Cost Doubles
Japan Selects Lockheed Martin Radar For New Ballistic Missile Defense System
July 04, 2018
Japan Selects Lockheed Martin Radar For New Ballistic Missile Defense System
Tokyo has selected Lockheed Martin’s most advanced long-range radar system for its two Aegis Ashore batteries.
Japan Selects Lockheed Martin Radar For New Ballistic Missile Defense System
Japan’s Shinzo Abe Approves Ballistic Missile Defense Expansion
December 20, 2017
Japan’s Shinzo Abe Approves Ballistic Missile Defense Expansion
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s Cabinet approved the procurement of two Aegis Ashore batteries.
Japan’s Shinzo Abe Approves Ballistic Missile Defense Expansion
Report: US Navy Destroyer Accidents to Temporarily Reduce Aegis Missile Defense Capacity
December 18, 2017
Report: US Navy Destroyer Accidents to Temporarily Reduce Aegis Missile Defense Capacity
Accidents involving two Arleigh Burke-class destroyers in 2017 will have serious consequences.
Report: US Navy Destroyer Accidents to Temporarily Reduce Aegis Missile Defense Capacity
Japan Mulls Deployment of New Supersonic Interceptors to Counter Chinese Cruise Missiles
October 24, 2017
Japan Mulls Deployment of New Supersonic Interceptors to Counter Chinese Cruise Missiles
Tokyo is considering the deployment of SM-6 interceptors at its proposed ground-based Aegis Ashore installations.
Japan Mulls Deployment of New Supersonic Interceptors to Counter Chinese Cruise Missiles
US Successfully Tests SM-6 Missile Interceptor in Pacific
August 30, 2017
US Successfully Tests SM-6 Missile Interceptor in Pacific
Days after North Korea launched an IRBM, the United States successfully conducted a complex test of the U.S. Navy’s latest missile interceptor.
US Successfully Tests SM-6 Missile Interceptor in Pacific
Fixing the US Navy's Anti-Surface Warfare Shortfall
March 10, 2016
Fixing the US Navy's Anti-Surface Warfare Shortfall
With China and Russia looming as potential adversaries, the U.S. sees the SM-6's potential as an anti-ship missile.
Fixing the US Navy's Anti-Surface Warfare Shortfall
North Korea, Laos Security Ministries Sign Agreement
March 09, 2016
North Korea, Laos Security Ministries Sign Agreement
Plus, how North Korea evades sanctions, the SM-6 missile, and more.
North Korea, Laos Security Ministries Sign Agreement
Revealed: Anti-Aircraft Missile Sinks US Navy Ship in Test
March 09, 2016
Revealed: Anti-Aircraft Missile Sinks US Navy Ship in Test
An anti-aircraft missile has sunk a target ship in a test of the U.S. Navy’s new “distributed lethality” concept.
Revealed: Anti-Aircraft Missile Sinks US Navy Ship in Test
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