A member of PSAC accepted an invitation to testify before Congress about the wisdom of President Nixon's desire to build an antiballistic missile
He `understood' the White House's decision to withdraw from the Antiballistic Missile
They nevertheless are judged to be appropriate technology for scaling up to a usable antiballistic missile
Caption: This Aerospatiale Missiles graph, which dates bock to 1992, shows that an ER booster for the Aster missile had been planned right from the outset to give it on antiballistic missile
The author links the discussions of antiballistic missile
defense and homeland security to the school of thought supported by the Guardians.
Iran's military display came just a day after the US and the Czech Republic signed an accord to allow the Pentagon to deploy part of its contentious antiballistic missile
shield, which Washington maintains is designed to protect in part against Iranian missiles.
The Maritime Self-Defense Force's Aegis-equipped destroyer Kongo conducted the nation's first live-fire exercise with an SM-3 sea-based antiballistic missile
off Hawaii earlier this week, successfully intercepting a mock ballistic missile above of the atmosphere.
Tensions between the old Cold War rivals are rooted in Bush's 2001 withdrawal from the antiballistic missile
treaty, which he said was antiquated and ''constrained'' defense capabilities.
One way Blum is solidifying the Guard's expanded role is forming specially trained units, like civil support teams, weapons of mass destruction response teams and antiballistic missile
Contributors had a common assumption- that NMD will be deployed in a national security environment with either a modified antiballistic missile
(ABM) treaty or no antiballistic missile
treaty at all.
The 1972 Antiballistic Missile
Treaty ensured that neither the United States nor the Soviet Union would construct missile defenses, relying instead on the logic of mutually assured destruction to maintain peace.
The agency, for example, convinced skeptics within the Nixon administration that the Soviet surface-to-air missile system could not do the work of an antiballistic missile
system, which paved the way for the 1972 ABM Treaty.