The Week in Defense, Jan. 11-18, 2018

Credit: Airbus
U.S. Approves Sale to Japan of SM-3 Missile Defense System The long-expected Japanese acquisition of the Raytheon SM-3 Block 2A ballistic-missile interceptor has begun, with the U.S. government approving the sale of four rounds. Developed in cooperation with Japan, SM-3 Block 2A is meant to...
Jen DiMascio

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

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