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The United States and Japan say the first live-fire test of Raytheon Co.’s new Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) Block IIA missile, under joint development by the two countries, was a success.

Rick Lehner, a spokesman for the U.S. Missile Defense Agency, said the test was conducted Saturday from the Point Mugu Sea Range off the coast of California.

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