Pentagon: Live-fire missile defense test failsStaff Writer | February 1, 2018
A live-fire missile defense test conducted early Wednesday in Hawaii was unsuccessful, Pentagon officials acknowledged, Stars and Stripes reported.
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The missile was launched from the Pacific Missile Range Facility Barking Sands on the island of Kauai.
White said the Missile Defense Agency was probing test data to determine why the interceptor, known as a Standard Missile 3 Block IIA, did not hit its target. ■