After years of cajoling by the United States, a number of European allies are moving forward with new investments in their missile defense systems. Poland announced last month it would significantly speed up the time table for choosing a vendor […]
The US Missile Defense Agency will continue to keep threats ashore by continuing “to support the European Phased Adaptive Approach (EPAA) to protect our European NATO allies and deployed forces from ballistic missile attacks”.
Germany has confirmed that it will not procure the Medium Extended Air Defense System (MEADS) to meet its future air and missile defence requirements. Speaking at IQPC’s Integrated Air and Missile Defence conference on 5 March 2014, Brigadier General Michael […]
Lockheed Martin Corp. will begin to deliver missiles to Kuwait under a contract worth more than a quarter of a billion dollars.
German’s chief foreign policy official on Wednesday suggested that the temporary nuclear deal with Iran could affect NATO’s plans to construct a ballistic-missile defense system, the Associated Press reported. The Western military alliance is pursuing an interceptor network that could protect all […]
Germany may upgrade its short-range missile-defense capability by adapting the aging Patriot system after its planned successor known as MEADS was dropped on cost grounds, a senior Defense Ministry official said. Germany is looking at alternatives to MEADS and doesn’t rule out adopting […]
WARSAW AND ROME — As NATO intensifies its efforts to shield Europe from airborne threats, numerous countries are aiming to bolster their missile defense capabilities at the national level and as part of collective allied efforts. Those plans are centered on […]
The United States will keep two Patriot missile batteries in Turkey for another year to help bolster the country’s air defenses against threats from Syria’s civil war, the Pentagon said Monday.
Congratulations to the tri-national team for last week’s simultaneous destruction of a Lance tactical ballistic missile and an unmanned QF-4 aircraft above the White Sands Missile Range that marked continued flight test success for the Medium Extended Air Defense System (MEADS).
South Korea is buying another 112 PAC-2 (MIM-104E) Patriot anti-aircraft missiles. These will cost about $3.7 million each.