First Two HBTSS Satellites Nearing Critical Design Reviews

Artist's concept of hypersonic missile.
Credit: Raytheon
In the last 20 years, the U.S. Missile Defense Agency (MDA) has seen a shift in focus, from spending time defeating missiles that are deploying countermeasures to defending against coordinated attacks with maneuver and speed, MDA director Vice Adm. Jon Hill says. To improve its ability to defeat the...
Jen DiMascio

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

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