On May 30th, the U.S. Missile Defense Agency successfully tested an intercontinental ballistic missile intercept. North Korea, take notice.
In a very timely event, the U.S. Missile Defense Agency launched a target missile from an atoll in the pacfic and an interceptor from the west coast. The videos shows those and then the intercept.
The official statement:
The U.S. Missile Defense Agency, in cooperation with the U.S. Air Force’s 30th Space Wing, the Joint Functional Component Command for Integrated Missile Defense, and U.S. Northern Command, successfully intercepts an intercontinental ballistic missile target during a test of the Ground-based Midcourse Defense element of the nation’s ballistic missile defense system, May 30, 2017.