MDA Sees Arrow-3 Agreement Signed by Late Summer

By Thomas Duffy / May 26, 2009 at 5:00 AM
The Missile Defense Agency expects to sign an agreement with the Israeli government by late summer that would set specific conditions for the continued development of Israel's Arrow-3 missile defense system, an agency spokesman told Congress appropriated $30 million for the Arrow-3 program in fiscal year 2009 but MDA has not yet released the money, pending the signing of the agreement. During a May 7 briefing on the agency's FY-10 budget request, Dave Altwegg, MDA's executive director, said the...

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