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ABM Test Finally Succeeded, Maybe

Successful test of troublesome ABM used known-flawed kill vehicle. Meaningful or theater? The U.S. successfully tested its anti-ICBM missile on 2014-Jun-22, with a launch from Vandenberg AFB in California.  News was trumpeted everywhere!  The LA Times says that the launch … Continue reading

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ABM: Under The Dome – Safeguard

U.S. ABM system still fail tests.  No dome of protection from current ABM choices? Another test of our  antiballistic missile defense system this last June;  it failed again.    AviationWeek&SpaceTechnology, began its coverage with “another test failure casts doubt …” … Continue reading

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