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Did North Korea missile test ‘post-boost vehicle’ that can improve accuracy, carry decoy warheads?

The North Korean missile that overflew Japan on August 28 may have tested a “post-boost vehicle” or PBV that improves accuracy and theoretically allows future missiles to carry decoy warheads that thwart missile defenses, according to an article published by 38 North. The detailed assessment by missile defense expert Michael Elleman on the Johns Hopkins […]