The Minuteman is a US land-based intercontinental ballistic missile , in service with the Air Force Global Strike Command. As of the Minuteman III version[a] is the only land-based ICBM in service in the United States.
A Titan II ICBM launches from Vandenberg AFB, California, carrying a 9 megaton warhead.
India successfully test-fires nuclear-capable ballistic missile.India says it has successfully tested a medium-range ballistic missile capable of carrying nuclear warheads with a range of 2,000 kilometers. According to defense sources, the nuclear-capable ballistic missile Agni-II was fired from a mobile launcher from Abdul Kalam Island off Odisha coast on Tuesday morning.
October 11 – The orbit of the last stage of the Semyorka rocket (carrying Sputnik I) is first successfully calculated on an IBM 704 computer by teams at The M. Computation Center and Operation Moonwatch, Cambridge, Massachusetts.
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North Korea sent items used in ballistic missile and chemical weapons programs to Syria along with missile technicians in violation of UN sanctions — and banned ballistic missiles systems to Myanmar, UN experts said. It said an unnamed UN member state also reported evidence of Myanmar’s receipt of conventional weapons from N. Korea including multiple rocket launchers and surface-to-air missiles in addition to ballistic missile systems.
Israeli soldiers walk near an Israeli Irone Dome defence system (L), a surface-to-air missile (SAM) system, the MIM-104 Patriot (C), and an anti-ballistic missile the Arrow 3 (R) during Juniper Cobra's joint exercise press briefing at Hatzor Israeli Air Force Base in central Israel, on February 25, 2016. Juniper Cobra, is held every two years where Israel and the United States train their militaries together to prepare against possible ballistic missile attacks, as well as allowing the…
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