TEL AVIV—The U.S. Army will purchase the Israeli-developed Iron Dome rocket intercepting system. After two tests, the Army will buy an upgraded version, using a new radar and Tamir interceptors. The $380 million deal will include 12 launchers, two radars and 240 Tamir missiles. Raytheon, the U.S. partner to Israel’s Rafael, is preparing to mass produce the Iron Dome in the U.S. The initial acquisition begins a process that will make Iron Dome more common globally. As most of ...


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