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Missile defenses hobbled by uncertainties

GAO report suggests timetable for $120 billion effort may be driven by wishful thinking

The Pentagon really has no idea if its missile defense systems will do their job, because over the past several decades it hasn’t concocted validated targets to test them, fielded proven interceptors, or even collected all the data needed to assess their early performance, the GAO said.
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