US missile defence system hits target in key test

WASHINGTON: The US missile defence system managed by Boeing Co on Sunday hit a simulated enemy missile in the first successful intercept test of the program since 2008, sources briefed on the test results said on Sunday. The successful interception will help validate the Boeing-run Ground-base Midcourse Defense system which provides the sole US defence against long-range ballistic missiles, the sources said.

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