Ballistic and Cruise Missile Threat

July 10, 2013

Weapon Program: 

  • Nuclear
  • Missile
  • Chemical
  • Biological
  • Military

Related Country: 

  • Russia
  • China
  • North Korea
  • India
  • Pakistan
  • Iran
  • Syria

Many countries view ballistic and cruise missile systems as cost-effective weapons and symbols of national power. In addition, they present an asymmetric threat to US airpower. Many ballistic and cruise missiles are armed with weapons of mass destruction.