Israel Successfully Tests Missile Defense System

RIA Novosti
February 10, 2012

Israel successfully tested its Arrow missile defense system on Friday, the Defense Ministry said.

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An Israeli F-15 fighter jet launched a Blue Sparrow, a missile developed to impersonate long-range Iranian ballistic missiles.

The Arrow detected the incoming “enemy” missile and tracked it together with the US X-Band radar deployed in the Negev Desert.

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