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2013-12-02 23:02:49

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: The Global Missiles and Missile Defense Systems Market 2013-2023 - Market Size and Drivers: Market Profile. London (PRWEB) December 02, 2013 Synopsis This report provides readers with a comprehensive analysis of the Missiles and Missile Defense Systems market through 2013-2023, including highlights of the demand drivers and growth stimulators for Missiles and Missile Defense Systems. It also provides an insight on the spending...

2010-11-01 15:53:10

In April 2010, the US government adopted a new nuclear strategy that depends on the conclusion that the current missile defense systems will reliably protect the continental United States in the extreme circumstances of nuclear-armed combat. Now research in the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists, published by SAGE, shows that these defenses have not been tested against real-world threats and would not be effective in real combat conditions. The April 2010 strategy relies on assumptions that the...

2010-07-30 09:12:00

WASHINGTON, July 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Riki Ellison, Chairman and Founder of the Missile Defense Advocacy Alliance (MDAA), www.missiledefenseadvocacy.org, has analyzed the U.S. military exercises off the Korean Peninsula this week . Ellison is one of the top experts in missile defense in the country. His observations are the following: "Off the Korean Peninsula this week our U.S. forces, led by the USS George Washington Battle Strike Group made up of 20 ships, 100 aircraft and...

2010-03-02 16:25:00

CHANTILLY, Va., March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The Missile Defense Agency (MDA) has selected TASC, Inc. to provide protection support and technical services to the Ballistic Missile Defense System. TASC will compete for task order awards under the five-year MDA Special Programs Office indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract. Work on the contract will be conducted at MDA locations across the United States. Under the terms of the contract, TASC and its industry team will provide the MDA...

2009-06-11 08:50:00

WASHINGTON, June 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Riki Ellison, Chairman and Founder of the Missile Defense Advocacy Alliance (MDAA) www.missiledefenseadvocacy.org today advised on the need for missile defense in the Middle East as it relates to President Obama's outreach to the Middle East. He was also firm in the resolve to have the U.S. Homeland defended. His comments are as follows: "President Barack Obama in his historic address to the Muslim world in Cairo, Egypt last Thursday, June 4,...

2008-11-12 21:00:06

The United States is concerned about reported missile tests by Iran, saying they violate U.N. resolutions, the State Department said Wednesday. Besides violating U.N. Security Council resolutions, the reported test-firings "certainly are not in accordance with (Iran's) international obligations," State Department spokesman Robert Wood said during a news briefing. "It's very much a concern of ours," Wood said. "And so we will talk with our allies, see that we can bring broad international...

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2008-09-20 05:05:00

A top U.S. think tank said China anti-satellite capabilities makes it extremely important for Washington to work with Beijing to avoid an arms race in space. The Council on Foreign Relations report is called, "China, Space Weapons, and U.S. Security." It urges the next U.S. administration to change its policy for "an era where space is a potentially far more contested domain than in the past, with few rules."The report noted that China destroyed of one of its defunct weather satellites in...


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