Missile

Iran Releases Rare Footage Of Prior IRGC Ballistic Missile Attack On US Forces

Via AlMasdarNews.com, Iran’s military has published on social media a new video clip of the Iranian missile strike on the Ain Al-Assad base in western Iraq, where US forces are stationed. This attack, which took place on January 8th, 2020, was carried out by the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) on the US forces at…

Israel Delivers Second Iron Dome Missile Battery To US Army  

This weekend, the Israel Ministry of Defense delivered the second of two Iron Dome anti-air missile defense systems to the U.S. Army.  Defense Minister Benny Gantz told Israel National News that “the delivery of the Iron Dome to the U.S. Army once again demonstrates the close relations between the Israel Ministry of Defense and the…

Russia’s Hypersonic “Zircon” Missile Takes Flight

By Brian Berletic Russian state media reported a successful test flight of its new hypersonic missile, the Zircon. Flying at Mach 8 (8 times the speed of sound or around 10,000 kph), the missile poses a new and credible threat to the air defense systems of potential aggressors. Fired from vertical launch tubes on a…

Space Command Says Russia Just Tested Another Anti-Satellite Missile, Blasts “Hostile Act”

It appears the US Space Force already has some justification for its existence as Russia has this week test-fired a new anti-satellite missile, according to US officials. Chief of the Space Command, Army Gen. James Dickinson, condemned what he called Russia’s making space a “warfighting domain” by its provocative actions in statements issued Wednesday, a day…

Israel Floats Possibility Of Deploying Joint Missile Systems To Persian Gulf

Via AlMasdarNews.com, On Tuesday, a senior Israeli official expressed his country’s readiness to cooperate in the future in the field of missile defense with Gulf states which lie close to Iran. “Israel could be open to future cooperation on missile defense with Gulf Arab states that share its concerns about Iran, a senior Israeli official…

US Navy Ship Shoots Down “Mock ICBM” In Missile Interceptor Test Over Pacific

The Pentagon has disclosed that a missile interceptor launched from a U.S. Navy ship at sea shot down and destroyed a “mock ICBM” that was put into flight for testing purposes on Tuesday. The move is part of a U.S. effort to develop defenses against intercontinental-range ballistic missiles capable of striking the United States, according to…