U.S. research on aircraft air-launched anti-ballistic missile defense systems to build
BEIJING, June 29, according to Taiwan’s “China Times” 29, citing U.S. “Defense News” weekly reported that the U.S. is studying the installation of advanced equipment on the aircraft, first built “air-launched anti-ballistic missile defense systems. ”
developed countries have land-based missile defense system, a sea-based, but not from the air-launched. However, according to the U.S. “Defense News” magazine, U.S. Air Force Supreme Commander Schwartz will be 2 this month sent a letter to U.S. Department of Defense’s Missile Defense Agency, proposed the idea, the official name is “shoot to kill Air-Lunched empty Hit-to-Kill “, the abbreviation is” ALHK “.
reported that the Air Force that the next war will inevitably change the pattern, it is necessary to strengthen the missile defense. U.S. fleet of F-16, F-15, F-22, F-35 and other fighters, has a certain air superiority, should join the missile defense system.
reported that the Air Force last year, has been quietly conducted a ALHK test, based on aircraft with airborne early warning aircraft, with different defensive missiles, build a high-and low two-tier defense network. However, reports did not specify the test results.