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US Pursues Better Ballistic Missile Defenses

While refining the systems that protect the homeland against long-range ballistic missile attacks, the United States is advancing technologies to counter the growing threat of short- and medium-range missiles launched by rogue states or terrorists, a top U.S. Northern Command officer told American Forces Press Service. North Korea’s successful long-range missile launch last month in […]

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USAFL LM to continue supporting the Air Defense, Missile Warning and Space Defense systems

November 14, 2012 – The Air Defense, Missile Warning, and Space Defense systems that support the missions of North American Aerospace Defense, U.S. Northern Command, and U.S. Strategic Command will continue to be sustained by Lockheed Martin [NYSE:LMT]. The U.S. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC) awarded Lockheed Martin a contract to provide operations, […]

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