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Suspected North Korean missile crashes after liftoff: S. Korea official

SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of – A suspected powerful intermediate-range North Korean missile crashed moments after liftoff Thursday, South Korea’s Defence Ministry said, in what would be the second such embarrassing failure in recent weeks. 472 more words

World

Suspected North Korean Missile Crashes After Liftoff, Says Seoul

(SEOUL, South Korea) — A suspected powerful midrange North Korean missile crashed seconds after liftoff Thursday, South Korea’s Defense Ministry said, in what would be the second such embarrassing failure in recent weeks. 265 more words

South Korea says North failed with second mid-range missile test

SEOUL: North Korea on Thursday (Apr 28) tried and failed in what appeared to be its second attempt in two weeks to test a powerful, new medium-range ballistic missile, South Korea’s defence ministry said. 493 more words

Current Affairs

New Chinese weapon

Story here.  Hypersonics may be a dead end if laser based ABMs are successfully developed.

Technology

Iran receives from Russia parts of S-300 system. Pictures captured the special convoy!

Source: Digarban

Below two pictures published first by the Arab newspaper al-Alam: it is possible to see Iranian security forces while escorting the delivery of parts of the Russian missile system S-300… 19 more words

Iran

North Korea Just Fired a Missile From a Submarine

North Korea has just fired a ballistic missile from a Sinpo-class submarine off of the Sea of Japan. While North Korean media claimed the test was a success, the evidence is clear that the missile failed to achieve the desired range.  614 more words

News

Russia Tests Hypersonic Glide Car on Missile

Russia Tests Hypersonic Glide Automobile on Missile
The weapons are developed for use in rapid, extended-range strikes. Interfax, quoting a source familiar with the Russian test, confirmed it involved a “prototype hypersonic aircraft” that will be deployed on current and future long-range missiles. 129 more words