Layered Missile Defense System Protects Homeland

Layered Missile Defense System Protects Homeland

The Missile Defense Agency's mission is to protect the deployed forces, allies and partners from hypersonic and ballistic missile attacks of all ranges through a layered missile defense system, its director said.

Navy Vice Adm. Jon Hill spoke today at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington.

Hill illustrated how it works, using an example of a March 25 missile defense test over the Pacific Ocean.

Read the full article on Defense.gov

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