Daily Archives: July 6, 2017

From the Hwasong-14 Limited Range ICBM to a Long Range ICBM: Booster Engine Speculation

When you get excited you tend to shoot first and ask questions later, and I think I might be getting a bit too excited, and shooting a bit too much from the hip, regarding North Korea‚Äôs limited range ICBM test. … Continue reading

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Hwasong-14 LR ICBM Basing Mode: Shooting a Fire Cracker Outside the Front Door.

It’s easy to get lazy and refer to everything on wheels transporting a ballistic missile a TEL or Transporter Erector Launcher. But we should be precise and follow correct usage. In the case of the Hwasong-14 test the 8-axial TEL … Continue reading

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Hwasong-14 ICBM Test, Ballistic Missile Defense, Nuclear Strategy.

John Schilling has provided a technical analysis of the Hwasong-14 limited range ICBM, essentially concluding that the Hwasong-14 is a modification of (what previously) was referred to as the KN-14 ICBM. Furthermore, naturally, the single test does not demonstrate that … Continue reading

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