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« Reply #10 on: March 06, 2016, 11:54:18 PM »
What is the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense System (Thaad)?

Getty Images The exercises generate tensions every year, but this year come at an extremely sensitive time

Shoots down short and medium-range ballistic missiles in the terminal phase of their flight

Uses hit-to-kill technology - where kinetic energy destroys the incoming warhead

Has a range of 200km and can reach an altitude of 150km

US has previously deployed it in Guam and Hawaii as a measure against potential attacks from North Korea

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« Reply #11 on: March 06, 2016, 11:56:17 PM »
                                                                                                                                                                                    1. The enemy launches a missile

2. The Thaad radar system detects the launch, which is relayed to command and control

3. Thaad command and control instructs the launch of an interceptor missile

4. The interceptor missile is fired at the enemy projectile

5. The enemy projectile is destroyed in the terminal phase of flight

The launcher trucks can hold up to eight interceptor missiles.

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« Reply #12 on: March 08, 2016, 03:37:12 AM »

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« Reply #13 on: March 08, 2016, 07:06:59 AM »
South Korea, U.S. begin exercises as North Korea threatens attack

AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon South Korean army soldiers stand on their K-55 self-propelled howitzers during an annual exercise in Paju, near the border with North Korea, Monday, March 7, 2016.

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