The article does not mention engagement ranges, is there any indication as to the effective range of the system?
Sounds like a script from a movie....... oh wait there was one, Pentagon Wars. A great insight into the world of Military procurement.
Not sure about tracking but I do know their launch facility is ready.
This story is not just about the USAF alone, in good old Kiwiland we have same problem in moving money between procurement, operations and logistics budgets. Short term pain for long term gain is...