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Ground-based Midcourse Defense

IFT-9 Successful Intercept -- Integrated Flight Test (IFT)-9 took place on October 14, 2002. The interceptor was launched from Meck Island in the Kwajalein Island Atoll. The launch was part of the flight test program for the Ground-based Midcourse Defense program.

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IFT-9 Successful Intercept