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2010-12-15 17:49:00

VANDENBERG AFB, Calif., Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Riki Ellison, Chairman and Founder of the Missile Defense Advocacy Alliance (MDAA), www.missiledefenseadvocacy.org, has analyzed the recent missile test held out at Vandenberg Air Force Base today which failed.

2009-01-21 06:00:00

Projects Valued at Nearly $70.7 Million Lay Groundwork for Converged Communications BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Jan. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Business is bringing the benefits of converged Internet protocol communications to five U.S. Army sites by upgrading their communications infrastructure.

2006-09-01 13:42:42

By Jim Wolf WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. military shot down a target ballistic missile over the Pacific on Friday in the widest test of its emerging antimissile shield in 18 months, the Defense Department announced.

2006-08-31 11:57:48

Corrects site of previous interceptor launches in sixth to Kwajalein Atoll from Ft. Greely, Alaska, in sixth paragraph.

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