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Activate Kauai missile shield, expert urges

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Riki Ellison, chairman of the Missile Defense Advocacy Alliance, briefed two committees on missile defense issues in Hawaii on Wednesday.

Hawaii shouldn’t be held for “nuclear ransom” by North Korea and needs to activate its Aegis Ashore missile testing facility on Kauai in times of emergency to provide a layered missile shield for the isles, a defense expert told Hawaii state lawmakers Wednesday. Read more

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