Exoatmospheric Kill Vehicle Destroyed ICBM Launched from Pacific Ocean


A Raytheon Company upgraded Exoatmospheric Kill Vehicle, or EKV, a kinetic-force weapon that slams into its targets, destroyed an intercontinental ballistic missile for the first time during a Missile Defense Agency test of the Ground-based Midcourse Defense system. It was the tenth intercept for the GMD program, which is designed to protect the U.S. against […]

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