North Korea Missile Chronology

This annotated chronology is no longer being regularly updated.

This annotated chronology tracks news coverage of selected missile-related stories pertaining to North Korea from 1957 to 2013. Inclusion in this chronology does not necessarily indicate that a particular development is of direct or indirect proliferation significance. Some entries provide international or domestic context for technological development and national policymaking. Moreover, some entries may refer to developments with positive consequences for nonproliferation.

June 22, 2012

An annotated chronology of missile-related developments in North Korea

This material is produced independently for NTI by the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies and does not necessarily reflect the opinions of and has not been independently verified by NTI or its directors, officers, employees, or agents. Copyright 2016.