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David's Sling

2017

Jan. 25, 2017

The Israel Missile Defense Organization (IMDO) of the Directorate of Defense Research and Development (DDR&D) and the U.S. Missile Defense Agency (MDA) successfully completed a test series of the David’s Sling Weapons System, a missile defense system that is a central part of Israel’s multi-layer anti-missile array. This test series, designated David’s Sling Test-5 (DST-5) was the fifth series of tests of the David’s Sling Weapon System. This test series was conducted at Yanat Sea Range, operated out of Palmachim Air Base, Israel.

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2015

Dec. 21, 2015

The Israel Missile Defense Organization (IMDO) of the Directorate of Defense Research and Development (DDR&D) and the U.S. Missile Defense Agency (MDA) successfully completed a series of tests of the David's Sling Weapon System. This test series, designated David's Sling Test-4 (DST-4), was the fourth series of tests of the David's Sling Weapon System and the final milestone before declaring delivery of an operational system to the Israeli Air Force in 2016.

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April 1, 2015

The US-Israel David's Sling Weapon System successfully completed its third series of intercept tests.

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2013

Nov. 20, 2013

The US-Israel David's Sling Weapon System scored a 'major milestone' Wednesday with a successful intercept of a short-range ballistic missile target at a test range in southern Israel.

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2012

Nov. 20, 2012

David's Sling Weapons System Stunner Missile intercepts target during inaugural flight test.

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