MDA Pursues Missile Defense Discrimination Algorithms

One of the most difficult problems facing the U.S. Missile Defense Agency (MDA) has been figuring out how to pinpoint a flying target mid-flight. Gen. John Hyten, commander of U.S. Strategic Command, has called for space sensors to help get at the issue. But in addition to physical sensors, MDA is...
Jen DiMascio

Based in Washington, Jen previously managed Aviation Week’s worldwide defense, space and security coverage.

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