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Highlighting that the canceled T-Loramids project was a missile defense project, Erdoy-an said, "What is important is whether we [Turkey] will engage in defense or offense in the long term.
Sagarika missile first test flight took place in February 2008 from submerged barge with a range of 750kms.
The target missile was launched from a ship in the Bay of Bengal and destroyed by the interceptor fired from Wheeler Island.
The country's current missile-defense protocol calls for Maritime Self-Defense Force Aegis destroyers equipped with SM-3 missile interceptors to shoot down enemy missiles in outer space.
Russia on Tuesday announced that its missile early warning station at Armavir on the Black Sea had detected the launch of two missiles from the central part of the Mediterranean Sea fired towards the Sea's eastern coastline.
Each missile listing also has a background information section.
South Korean officials believe the North may possibly fire off several missiles from different sites, in case of an unsuccessful launch of the Musudan missile, Yonhap said.
Keeping in view these varied definitions, it is not too difficult to ascertain the pattern of missile testing in South Asia.
The missile is capable of "carrying nuclear and conventional warheads", said the statement from the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR).
High-altitude air defense systems, which are capable to stop hostile missiles within a 50-300 km distance, aim at eliminating long-range missile threats before entering the Turkish airspace.
Gates also discussed bolstering Saudi air and missile defense capabilities as part of the broader U.S.
The Raytheon Mim-104 Patriot low-to-high altitude surface-to-air (Sam) missile system is considered, << the world's only battle-proven theater AMD system and will be a key AMD element for the next two decades >>, as mentioned in the 2007 US Army Modernisation Plan, published in March.
And that is critically important because if our nation's space and missile forces are caught off guard, there may not be a second chance ...