(U) The Space Based Missile Defense category includes systems under development or studied to provide space based defenses against ballistic missiles. Space based defenses provide an opportunity to intercept ballistic missiles during the mid-course phase of their flight.
|Space-Based Laser||Space-Based Laser (SBL)|
|Ballistic Missile Defense||Ballistic Missile Defense|
|SPACE CONTROL: NMD/ COUNTERSPACE||SPACE CONTROL: NMD/ COUNTERSPACE|
(U) 21 November 1997
(U) Road Map Production Date: 18 June 2001