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Missile site milestone

...on the missile silos reached a milestone Thursday as the first corrugated metal liner was lowered into a concrete shaft just two months after ground was broken. The project is on schedule, according to the U.S. Missile Defense Agency.
Lockheed Martin to seek missile defense contract

...Defense contractor Lockheed Martin will team with Alaska's state-owned aerospace corporation to pursue a U.S. Missile Defense Agency contract to maintain and improve the country's ground-based missile defense system, the companies announced...
Alaska editorial: Missiles at Fort Greely are critical in making U.S. safe from attack

...something detractors of the program said could never be done. After the test earlier this month, the U.S. Missile Defense Agency said its on-target mission proved that America now has a "good chance" of shooting down a missile fired...
U.S. defense system mandated by law

...greatly improve our missile tracking and data collection technology. Rick Lehner Director of public affairs, U.S. Missile Defense Agency Washington, D.C.
Empire editorial: Missile defense needs to be addressed on national, not local, level

...this age of "Rogue States" and the "War on Terror." This summer, Juneau found itself involved when the U.S. Missile Defense Agency decided to temporarily locate a powerful radar array at the Ted Stevens Marine Research Institute at Lena Point...
Radar has no weapons capability weapons" program administered by the U.S. Missile Defense Agency. It is not. The radar has no "directed-energy...actual ballistic missile attack. Rick Lehner U.S. Missile Defense Agency Washington, D.C.
Juneau to play part in anti-missile test

The U.S. Missile Defense Agency will locate a powerful radar array in Juneau later this year, as the city plays a small role in a test of the country's anti-ballistic...
Radar array placed in Juneau

The U.S. Missile Defense Agency on Saturday placed a powerful, mobile radar station in Juneau. The radar array is designed to take part in testing how well this...
Missile work funds state economy

...economy in 2007. It also supported more than 700 direct and indirect jobs. Boeing is a major contractor for the U.S. Missile Defense Agency's GMD program, the nation's defense against long-range ballistic missiles. President George Bush requested...


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