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What does THAAD stand for?

THAAD stands for Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense (formerly Theater High Altitude Area Defense)

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According to the DSCA, Qatar had asked for the possible sale of two terminal High-altitude area Defense (THD) fire units, 12 launchers, 150 interceptors, parts, training and logistical support for an estimated cost of $6.
96 billion contract in December for two of its Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) weapon systems from the UAE, the first foreign sale of the system.
In response, the Missile Defense Agency (MDA), headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, announced plans to expedite the fielding of the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system in coordination with the Army.