kwajalein : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n an atoll in the western Marshall Islands that was used as a Japanese air and naval base during World War II
- n an amphibious assault in the Pacific in World War II (January 1944); American forces landed and captured a Japanese air base
News & Articles
- Minuteman 3 test missile launches from California
VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. — The U.S. Air Force has test-launched an unarmed Minuteman 3 intercontinental ballistic missile from the central California coast. The missile lifted off from Vandenberg Air Force Base at 4:36 a.m. PDT Tuesday on a 4,200 mile flight over the Pacific to a target on the Kwajalein Atoll. The Air Force Global Strike Command says the test was a success. Maj. Gen ...
Dec. 17, 2013 - Boston Herald
- Elon Musk in Space Com
Obviously, long term operations on Kwajalein will require that we install a state-of-the-art, high reliability LOX plant on island,Musk said.