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  1. Intercept attempt fails in missile defense test off HawaiiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... interceptors from land, called Ground-based Mid-Course Defense. It currently has interceptors for this system in Fort Greely, Alaska and Vandenberg Air Force Base, California.

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  2. Intercept attempt fails in missile defense test off HawaiiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | WSOCTV

    ... interceptors from land, called Ground-based Mid-Course Defense. It currently has interceptors for this system in Fort Greely, Alaska and Vandenberg Air Force Base, California.

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  3. Intercept attempt fails in missile defense test off KauaiRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2017 | West Hawaii Today

    ... interceptors from land, called Ground-based Mid-Course Defense. It currently has interceptors for this system in Fort Greely, Alaska and Vandenberg Air Force Base, California. Comments posted below are from readers. In no way do they represent the ...

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  4. End strength increase to save units, fill shortfallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Aerotech News And Review

    Sgt. Raul Morales removes a jammed round from an M-249 Squad Automatic Weapon during a 6th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team , 25th Infantry Division live-fire assault as part of Oak Edge, May 10, 2017, in the Donnelly Training Area near Fort Greely, Alaska. The 4/25 was one unit the Army had slated for closure.

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  5. End strength increase to save units, fill shortfallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | The United States Army

    Sgt. Raul Morales removes a jammed round from an M-249 Squad Automatic Weapon during a 6th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team , 25th Infantry Division live-fire assault as part of Oak Edge, May 10, 2017, in the Donnelly Training Area near Fort Greely, Alaska. The 4/25 was one unit the Army had slated for closure.

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  6. Pentagon boss says North Korea biggest threat, not RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | South China Morning Post

    ... missiles is growing, said that the threat is growing, but that existing missile-defence systems stationed at Fort Greely in Alaska and Vandenberg Air Force Base in California pose an adequate amount of protection as the Pentagon examines long-term ...

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  7. Pentagon chief declares North Korea the new top threat to U.S. securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... by ballistic missiles, said that the threat is growing but that existing missile-defense systems stationed at Fort Greely in Alaska and Vandenberg Air Force Base in California pose an adequate amount of protection as the Pentagon examines long-term ...

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  8. Delta school district turns to feds to demolish old schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | APRN

    The Delta Greely School District wants to get rid of an old, unused schoolhouse on Fort Greely. But it can't afford to demolish the structure, and the Army and state government have turned down requests by the district to pay those costs.

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  9. U.S. interceptor missile hits target in South PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    As Boeing stated , " GMD is an integral element of the United States' layered ballistic missile defense architecture, with interceptors at Vandenberg Air Force Base and Fort Greely, Alaska". While the U.S. anti-missile system test was, according to the Pentagon , planned for months and not specifically created to stop incoming missiles from North Korea , Pentagon spokesperson and U.S. Navy Captain Jeff Davis, acknowledged that the military had the rogue nation on its mind in carrying out Tuesday's test.

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  10. USA shoots down mock ICBM with interceptor rocketRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... mainland or other USA territory from North Korea. The 44 GBI interceptor force positioned at Vandenberg, CA and Fort Greely in Alaska are now countermeasures capable of defeating such threats. Qatar is heavily dependent on food imports and the ...

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  11. Kodiak to host test for Israeli interceptor missileRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... ything was moved a few thousand miles south, so the interceptor was launched from California instead of Alaska's Fort Greely.

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  12. Kodiak to host Israeli missile testRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | APRN

    ... was moved a few thousand miles south, so the interceptor was launched from California instead of Alaska's Fort Greely. Liz Ruskin covers Alaska issues in Washington as the network's D.C. correspondent. She was born in Anchorage and is a West High ...

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  13. Delta, Greely celebrate Alaska Highway's 75th anniversary, black troops who helped build itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Fort Greely senior officers and invited dignitaries applaud after Leonard Larkins receives a proclamation and key to the city of Delta Junction at the end of Saturday's ceremony on Fort Greely. From left, Chaplain Maj.

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  14. African-American soldiers who helped build Alaska Highway honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | APRN

    Greely. Credit: Tim Ellis/KUAC Fort Greely and Delta Junction celebrated the Alaska Highway's 75th anniversary Saturday - and one of the soldiers who helped build it.

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  15. What others say: Missile shield gets needed successRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... reassure those uncertain about U.S. missile defense capabilities - and give ground-based interceptors housed at Fort Greely some needed support. According to the Missile Defense Agency, Tuesday's test was the first time the system had faced a ...

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  16. Putin calls the recent U.S. anti-ballistic missile exercises a threat to RussiaRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... Ground-based Midcourse Defense system currently features four missile interceptors in California and 32 more at Fort Greely in Alaska's Interior. Putin - speaking through a translator at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum - said other ...

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  17. Putin says U.S. missile systems in Alaska, South Korea challenge RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2017 | Yahoo!

    ... system to South Korea to counter a North Korean missile threat and to reported U.S. plans to beef up Fort Greely in Alaska, a launch site for anti-ballistic missiles. "This destroys the strategic balance in the world," Putin told a meeting with ...

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  18. Leery of North Korea, US plans first test of ICBM interceptRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | KTMF

    ... 2004, but it has never been used in combat or fully tested. There currently are 32 interceptors in silos at Fort Greely in Alaska and four at Vandenberg, north of Los Angeles. The Pentagon says it will have eight more, for a total of 44, by the end ...

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  19. US Plans First Test of ICBM Intercept With NKorea in MindRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | News Max

    ... 2004, but it has never been used in combat or fully tested. There currently are 32 interceptors in silos at Fort Greely in Alaska and four at Vandenberg, north of Los Angeles. The Pentagon says it will have eight more, for a total of 44, by the end ...

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  20. Pentagon to deploy eight additional interceptor missiles in AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | UPI

    The Pentagon plans to deploy eight additional ground-based interceptor missiles at Fort Greely, Alaska, according to the U.S. Missile Defense Agency. Japanese television network NHK reported Tuesday the U.S. military is adding eight more missile defense systems and "updating" its sea-based X-band radar to deter against North Korean threats.

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