Missiles & Bombs

U.S. Missile Defense Agency is one step closer to Next-Generation Interceptor acquisition

The United States Missile Defense Agency, research and acquisition agency within the Department of Defense, is one step closer to…

B-52H bomber demonstrates the ability to counter a massive marine invasion

The Air Force’s venerable B-52H Stratofortress long-range strike bomber reportedly demonstrated the ability to counter a massive marine invasion. The…

U.S. Defense Department conducts first flight test of land-based cruise missile

Pentagon announced that on Sunday was conducted the first flight test of a conventionally configured ground-launched cruise missile. "On Aug.…

U.S. Marines conducts GMLRS shoot in Australia for first time

The U.S. Marines with 3rd Battalion, 12th Marine Regiment, a part of Marine Rotational Force-Darwin (MRF-D), fired Guided Multiple Launch…

U.S. Air Force awards contract to Raytheon for 469 Laser Maverick units

Aerospace giant Raytheon was awarded a contract from the U.S. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC) for 469 Laser Maverick…

Raytheon announces sale of Patriot air and missile defense system to Bahrain

Raytheon Co., one of the world's largest defense contractors, announced that the Kingdom of Bahrain has purchased Patriot air and…

U.S. Army moves forward with purchase of Iron Dome system

The U.S. Army took its first official step toward purchasing a new Iron Dome missile defense system, according to Defense…

U.S. missile shield site in Poland taking shape

The newest U.S. anti-missile station in Redzikowo, Poland, will be home to the Aegis Ashore Ballistic Missile Defense System(AABMDS) mission…