Arrow-3 success in Alaska “held up by both Israel and the United States as a sign of the strength of their alliance”

REUTERS
Israel says Arrow-3 missile shield passes U.S. trials, warns Iran
by Dan Williams
July 28, 2019

Israel’s U.S.-backed Arrow-3 ballistic missile shield has passed a series of live interception tests over Alaska, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday, casting the achievement as a warning to Iran. Jointly manufactured by U.S. firm Boeing Co, Arrow-3 is billed as capable of shooting down incoming missiles in space, an altitude that would destroy any non-conventional warheads safely. It passed its first full interception test over the Mediterranean Sea in 2015 and was deployed in Israel in 2017.  READ MORE

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