Israeli Arrow Test Successful

Israeli defense officials completed a successful test of the Arrow ballistic missile defense system today, Haaretz reported (see GSN, Oct. 20).

The exercise was the sixth operational test for the Arrow system (see GSN, Jan. 6; Amnon Barzilai, Haaretz, Dec. 16).

The Arrow missile was launched from an aircraft and intercepted a target designed to behave like a Scud missile, Israel’s Defense Ministry announced (Agence France-Presse/Yahoo!News, Dec. 16).

December 16, 2003
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Israeli defense officials completed a successful test of the Arrow ballistic missile defense system today, Haaretz reported (see GSN, Oct. 20).

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