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Report to the Congress on the Stragetic Defense Initiative.

United States. Dept. of Defense.

Report to the Congress on the Stragetic Defense Initiative.

by United States. Dept. of Defense.

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Published by Dept. of Defense, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in [Washington, D.C .
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    Subjects:
  • Ballistic missile defenses -- United States.,
  • United States -- Military policy.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesStrategic Defense Initiative.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17944638M

      An array of policies for defense R&D, the U.S. nuclear weapons complex, and other science-related matters is set to become law later today when President Trump signs the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year Following months of negotiations over the annual legislation, a final compromise version has garnered broad bipartisan support, with the House passing . Previous papers included Backgrounder No. , "A Timetable for Deploying A Strategic Defense Decem , and Backgrounder No. Basing Deterrence on Strategic Defen s e .

    FFRDC would be called the Strategic Defense Initiative (SDI) Institute. In preparing this report, we have obtained the views of a select group of individuals on various aspects of DOD’S proposal. DOD determined that SD10 needed to quickly augment its capability to assess technical questions regarding strategic defense.   Congress has defined several of these terms in statute; others appear only in committee reports. Still others are military terms. These definitions describe activities that support U.S. national security policy, and are, therefore, important to Congress’s intelligence and defense .

    Defense (DOD) report to Congress on military and security developments involving China,3 a Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) report on China’s military power,4 a Office of Naval Intelligence (ONI) report on China’s navy,5 published reference sources such as IHS Jane’s Fighting Ships,6 and press reports. European Deterrence Initiative The estimated cost of this report or study for the Department of Defense is approximately $8, for the Fiscal Year. This includes $ in expenses and $8, in DoD labor. Generated on Feb06 RefID: E


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Get this from a library. Report to the Congress on the Strategic Defense Initiative. [United States. Department of Defense.]. @article{osti_, title = {Strategic Defense Initiative, Report to the Congress}, author = {Not Available}, abstractNote = {This report serves as a summary of the SDI legacy of President Reagan, who launched the initiative with his historic speech of Ma The report describes in detail current assessment of the best program for resolution of remaining technical issues.

Strategic Defense Initiative Organization (U.S.) Report to the Congress on the Strategic Defense Initiative (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Journal / Magazine / Newspaper: All Authors / Contributors: Strategic Defense Initiative Organization (U.S.) OCLC Number: This report recounts the progress the SDI program has made over the last several years and describes our plans for the future.

One of the biggest breakthroughs occurred recently--the introduction of the Brilliant Pebbles concept into the space-based portion of the defense architecture.

Preliminary cost estimates and effectiveness analyses indicate that deployment of Brilliant Pebbles as the. Get this from a library. Strategic Defense Initiative Program: expert's views on DOD's organizational options and plans for SDI technical support: report to the Congress.

[United States. General Accounting Office.;]. Strategic Defense Initiative (SDI), commonly known as Star Wars, proposed U.S. strategic defensive system against potential nuclear attacks—as originally conceived, from the Soviet Union. It was first proposed by President Ronald Reagan in a nationwide television address on Ma CRS Reports, as a work of the United States Government, are not subject to copyright protection in the United States.

Any CRS Report may be reproduced and. The Strategic Defense Initiative (SDI) was a proposed missile defense system intended to protect the United States from attack by ballistic strategic nuclear weapons (intercontinental ballistic missiles and submarine-launched ballistic missiles).The concept was first announced on Ma by President Ronald Reagan, a vocal critic of the doctrine of mutually assured destruction (MAD.

These are just some of the investments on a $20 billion wish list quietly submitted to Congress in recent weeks by U.S. Indo-Pacific Command head Adm.

Phil Davidson and obtained by Defense News. In the book Way Out There in the Blue: Reagan, Star Wars and the End of the Cold War, Frances Fitzgerald writes that “a perfect antiballistic missile defense was beyond the reach of. Publications.

Reports, fact sheets, memorandums and other Defense Department communications. Edward Teller (Hungarian: Teller Ede; Janu – September 9, ) was a Hungarian-American theoretical physicist who is known colloquially as "the father of the hydrogen bomb" (see the Teller–Ulam design), although he did not care for the title, and was only part of a team who developed the technology.

Throughout his life, Teller was known both for his scientific ability and for. Book: Implications of the President's strategic defense initiative and antisatellite weapons policy. Hearings before the Subcommittee on Arms Control, International Security and Science of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, Ninety-Ninth Congress, First Session, April 24 and May 1, As columnist William Safire has pointed out, even the program title, Strategic Defense Initiative, is difficult to remember because the initials do not form a catchy acronym.

In his column in the New York Times Magazine of FebruSafire invited his readers to coin a new term for the president's proposed global shield. REPORT TO THE CONGRESS ON THE STRATEGIC DEFENSE INITIATIVE APRIL ,0EFlV&.AOcession For NTlStGRAIbul DTAVBblt o T ~ O ~ Diat Speoi PrepNle bi.

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Congress, state and local governments, the private sector, civil society, and academia. The Congress has been speaking out through hearings, statements, and reports that shed light on. The version of the GAO report noted improvements in the export control system, but still cited the need for further action.4 On AugPresident Barack Obama announced the launch of a comprehensive review of the U.S.

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The list consists of all such classified or controlled products issued since Septem and will be updated each time a new report is issued. Members of Congress or congressional staff who wish to obtain one or more of these products should call or e-mail the Congressional Relations Office () or [email protected]

Star Wars: the Strategic Defense Initiative debates in Congress by Larry Pressler starting at $ Star Wars: the Strategic Defense Initiative debates in Congress has 2 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.This is an interim report on the Phase I and follow-on Strategic Defense System (SDS), prepared for the Committees on Appropriations of the United States Senate and House of Representatives persuant to Section of the fiscal year Military.

The response was the Strategic Defense Initiative, a plan that would put in place a system of satellites to shoot ICBMs out of the sky as a nuclear deterrent from above.

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