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THAAD System Shoots Down Target In First-of-its Kind Test  

Fort Bliss, TX - The test of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense - or THAAD - system involved shooting down an intermediate-range ballistic missile, similar to the type being developed by North Korea. The test was a joint effort by MDA, the Ballistic Missile Defense System Operational Test Agency and the Army's 11th Air Defense Artillery Brigade from Fort Bliss, Texas.

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Added: Jul-11-2017 Occurred On: Jul-11-2017
By: JThom
Other News, WTF, Weapons
Tags: thaad, missile defense system, test, military, first of its kind,
Location: Fort Bliss, Texas, United States (load item map)
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