The test was conducted in a situation of growing concerns about missile and nuclear programs in North Korea
The us military conducted on Wednesday failed the test, during which the task was to shoot down a training missile from the territory of Hawaii, said the representative of the US government.
The test was conducted against a background of growing concerns about missile and nuclear programmes of North Korea.
The staff of government agencies, speaking on condition of anonymity, said the missile was launched, the missile defense system “aegis” with the aim to shoot down another missile launched from an aircraft.
The missile, developed by Raytheon, is used to deal with medium-range missiles and is made in Japan.
Agency missile defense declined to comment about the test results, but confirmed the fact of the meeting.