30 Mar '13, 10pm

Nothing Stealth About This #defense #military

The Sea-Based X-Band (SBX) Radar, currently berthed in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii is a floating platform that can be towed out to any part of the Pacific, between Hawaii and North Korea to track and provide fire control data to our Aegis BMD Ships and to all of our long-range ballistic missile interceptors in Alaska and California. Deployment of the SBX would provide additional protection to Hawaii, territories in the Pacific and the United States Homeland. The Alpha 4-THAAD Battery is a fully operational missile defense system currently based in Fort Bliss, Texas. The THAAD is able to track, discriminate and fire interceptors at multiple salvos of incoming ballistic missiles in high altitude and in low space providing an exponentially greater amount of defended area than the deployed Patriot systems. Deployment of the Alpha-4 THAAD Battery in Korea would enhance our missile def...

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