NASA’s saucer-shaped experimental flight vehicle is being prepared for a range compatibility test at the U.S. Navy’s Pacific Missile Range Facility at Barking Sands, Kauai.
Mathew J. Diendorf / U.S. Navy
A UH-1Y Venom from Marine Light Helicopter Squadron (MLHA) 367 takes off from the Pacific Missile Range Facility at Barking Sands, Kauai, during exercise Koa Kai.
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Explosive Ordnance Detachment members assigned to Mobile Diving Salvage Unit 1 recover a test vehicle for NASA’s Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator (LDSD) off the coast of the U.S. Navy’s Pacific Missile Range Facility at Barking Sands, Kauai.
Contributed photo by Naval Air Systems Command
A standard missile interceptor is launched from the USS Lake Erie Tuesday night during a Missile Defense Agency and U.S. Navy test off Kauai.
HONOLULU — So far in 2017, the U.S. military has spent just under 7 percent of its money from contracts, grants and assistance transactions on Kauai.