TEL AVIV â€” The Israeli Ministry of Defense and the U.S. Missile Defense Agency (MDA) held a successful test of the Davidâ€™s Sling air defense system on Nov. 20 in which a ballistic missile was intercepted and destroyed. Barring unexpected delays, the system, also known as Magic Wand, is expected to be operational within two years. It has been in development since 2006 After a ballistic missile was fired, Davidâ€™s Sling multi-mission radar (MMR) identified it, passed along its ...
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