HomeMilitaryUS Navy Successfully Hits Spy Satellite US Navy Successfully Hits Spy Satellite Kim Priestap February 20, 2008 Military 40 Comments The US has tested its defense shield several times, but this was the first time it was used for real and it worked perfectly. Update: Watch the video of the missile hitting the satellite here. Rules, Schmules The Knuckleheads of the Day award Related Posts Sequestration Just Got “Real” For DoD Civilian Employees Memorial Day for the Priestap Family Mosul Attack Was a Suicide Bombing About The Author Kim Priestap Wife. Mom. First and Second Amendment enthusiast. Gun owner. I train often. ***** He can't even run his own life, I'll be damned if he'll run mine.