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"Kill vehicles" travel 15,000+ mph to stop ballistic missiles in their tracks:

Overview – Menu Missile Defense Command, Control and Sensors (C5ISR) Cyber Electronic Warfare Precision Weapons Training Mission Support Innovations Why missile defense? Play Video Ballistic missiles have become a serious threat to international security. Missiles are fast, traveling up to 15,000 mph. They can cover long distances, with the most advanced missiles reaching into space and traveling over the North Pole to hit targets. Because they are expensive and can carry only small payloads, rogue countries are more likely to outfit them with weapons of mass destruction. Countries must be able to detect a missile launch, track an incoming missile or warhead, and then intercept it. The United States and its allies have developed several overlapping systems to stop missile attacks. Raytheon plays a major role in almost every one of them. We are, quite simply, the most trust...

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