MISSILE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MISSILE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Did you hear the booms in N. Utah? Mystery solved http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58392747-78/detonations-missile-force-booms.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58392747-78/detonations-missile-force-booms.html.csp">Did you hear the booms in N. Utah? Mystery solved</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-09T13:53:01.091-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 01:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Hill Air Force Base officials have cleared up the mystery: those loud booms heard late Monday morning and early afternoon along the Wasatch Front were planned. Specifically, according to HAFB Air Quality Program Manager Glenn Palmer, the explosions that brought a flurry of citizen reports to news agencies and public safety dispatchers in Weber and Davis counties involved detonations of two, first-stage Trident I ballistic missile rocket motors. The controlled explosions occurred on the Utah Test...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58392747@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 13:53:01 MDT U.S. lawmakers struggle to seal $225M Iron Dome package http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58238362-68/israel-defense-senate-republicans.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58238362-68/israel-defense-senate-republicans.html.csp">U.S. lawmakers struggle to seal $225M Iron Dome package</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRADLEY KLAPPER </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and DONNA CASSATA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T17:26:34.904-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 05:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Democrats and Republicans in Congress vowed urgent support Tuesday for a $225 million missile defense package for Israel, boosting the likelihood that legislation will clear Congress before lawmakers begin a monthlong vacation at week’s end. “Let’s stop playing games,” said Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., calling the assistance a necessity for the “life-or-death struggle Israel faces.” Graham and other supporters made their comments as Israel unleashed its heaviest bombardment yet in ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582383622014-07-29T17:26:34.904-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-29T17:26:34.904-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58238362@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:26:34 MDT North Korea fires short-range missile into sea http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58227237-68/korea-north-south-korean.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58227237-68/korea-north-south-korean.html.csp">North Korea fires short-range missile into sea</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By HYUNG-JIN KIM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T11:51:06.256-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 11:51AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seoul, South Korea • North Korea fired a short-range ballistic missile into waters off its east coast on Saturday, a South Korean defense official said, adding to its unusually high number of weapons tests this year. The launch came on the eve of the 61st anniversary of the signing of an armistice that ended the Korean War. The missile, fired from North Korea’s southwest Hwanghae province on Saturday evening, flew about 500 kilometers (310 miles) across the country before landing in the sea, the...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58227237@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 11:51:06 MDT