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Terminal High Altitude Area Defense

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  • noun military a United States Army system to shoot ballistic missiles in their terminal phase.

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Examples

  • Lt.Gen. Patrick O'Reilly, the director of the Missile Defense Agency, said Tuesday that a safety switch on the missile had failed qualification testing, forcing a delay in fielding the system, called Terminal High Altitude Area Defense, or THAAD.

    Pentagon Suspends Lockheed Missile Contract

  • The Pentagon is set to notify the U.S. Congress of the proposed sale, which would be the first of the so-called Terminal High Altitude Area Defense, or THAAD, several people familiar with the matter said.

    Archive 2008-09-01

  • The main item, worth up to $7 billion, is the so-called Terminal High Altitude Area Defense, or THAAD, which is built by Lockheed Martin Corp with a system radar from Raytheon Co, and could be used for possible defense against Iran

    Signs of the Times

  • The so-called Terminal High Altitude Area Defense, or THAAD, is built by Lockheed Martin with a system radar from Raytheon.

    Signs of the Times

  • Congress of the proposed sale, which would be the first of the so-called Terminal High Altitude Area Defense, or THAAD, several people familiar with the matter said.

    Alex Jones' Prison Planet.com

  • UAE officials have identified some elements of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense "that they think they can do without right now," Dennis Cavin, a Lockheed vice president for missile defense programs, told Reuters.

    UAE said to trim planned US missile-defense purchase

  • UAE officials have identified some elements of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense "that they think they can do without right now," Dennis Cavin, a Lockheed vice president for missile defense programs, told Reuters.

    UAE said to trim planned US missile-defense purchase

  • Standard Missile-3 is not the only antimissile system that the Obama administration is supporting, as it has also shifted more investment to the Army's Terminal High Altitude Area Defense, a system made by

    Raytheon to Build

  • SUTHERLAND: One of the systems deployed in Hawaii is called, in acronym Pentagon speak, THAAD - Terminal High Altitude Area Defense.

    U.S. Readies Missile Defense Before N. Korea Test

  • The weapons include: the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system, the Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense system, Sea-based X-band Radar, the upgraded early warning radar, the Cobra Dane radar, the ground-based interceptors for the Ground-based Midcourse Defense system, and the AN/TPY-2 forward-based X-band radar.

    Joe Cirincione: New Pentagon Report Slams Missile Defense Agency

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