Successful test of anti-satellite missile

Issue: 2 / 2019

Russia has conducted another successful flight test of its new anti-satellite missile system last month, according to a classified US intelligence report. The anti-satellite missile flew for 17 minutes and 1,864 miles before successfully splashing down in its target area. The latest revelation comes on the heels of the Pentagon’s 108-page missile defence unclassified review, which singles out emerging Russian, Chinese, North Korean and Iranian missile threats.