[Defense in Brief] F-35s could be used to shoot down North Korean missiles

The latest development in U.S. missile defense very well could be the F-35, and the platform may be capable of downing North Korean missiles. Rep. Duncan Hunter, R-Calif., hinted last month that the planes are capable of downing nuclear missiles in their boost phase with their Raytheon AIM-120 Advanced Medium-Range Air-to-Air Missiles (AMRAAMs) just seconds after takeoff. […]
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