Rapid Fire 2010-07-26: Ballistic Iran
- Going Nuclear?: US, South Korea hold naval exercises, involving 20 ships and submarines and 200 aircraft, despite North Korea’s threat to use its “nuclear deterrent.”.
- Is that a Missile in Your Pocket?: A senior Iranian military commander claims that the country has the capability to mass produce ballistic missiles. To see what ballistic missiles Iran might have, check out this Council on Foreign Relations backgrounder.
- Getting Kinky: According to an industry survey by AlixPartners, kinks in the global supply chain, such as the inability of OEMs to integrate Tier 1 and Tier 2 suppliers, will continue to hurt the global aerospace and defense markets.