Missile Threat brings together a wide range of information and analysis relating to the proliferation of cruise and ballistic missiles around the world and the air and missile defense systems designed to defeat them.


The 2022 Missile Defense Review: Still Seeking Alignment

The Biden administration released its unclassified Missile Defense Review today, as part of the National Defense Strategy. As policy guidance to an increasingly broad enterprise, the 2022 MDR represents an opportunity to achieve greater alignment between U.S. air and missile defense efforts and strategic competition with China and Russia.


North Korea Test Fires Three Missiles

India Flight Tests Indigenous Antiship Missile

Belarus Buys Iskanders, S-400 From Russia

US Littoral Combat Ship Executes First Land-Attack Missile Exercise

North Korea Test Fires Three Ballistic Missiles

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Defense Systems

Explore the components that go into making missile defense effective, including sensors, interceptors, command and control.

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Missiles of the World

A growing collection of information on various countries’ missile systems, with illustrations and up-to-date information on their capabilities and history.

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Ongoing Projects

Missile Threat features numerous interactive projects and data sets, regularly updated by our team as events unfold. Check back for the latest.

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