The concept for a suborbital stratospheric glide missile was devised in the 1930s by the Austrian engineer Eugen Sänger. During the Cold War, this concept was picked up by the United States and the Soviet Union several times. However, implementation failed due to technical feasibility.
According to the Indian edition of Indian Times, New Delhi has already performed tests on the latest hypersonic missile of the Indian Missile Forces, namely the Shaurya missile, learned BulgarianMilitary.com.
A prototype test missile of the American hypersonic program, developed by order of the Pentagon, was destroyed in the United States during the tests, learned BulgarianMilitary.com according Aviation Week publication.
The Japanese Ministry of Defense has launched an investigation into a possible missile exploitation leak following a hacker attack on Mitsubishi Electric On Wednesday, May 20, according to Kommersant
Russia has tested a new hypersonic aircraft missile from a board of Tu-22M3 bomber-missile carrier, learned BulgarianMilitary.com citing a TASS source from the military-industrial complex.
A long-range bomber that can potentially carry either slow but long-range cruise missiles, or shorter range but extremely fast ballistic missiles, will complicate Western missile defenses that must prepare to stop multiple threats.
Earlier, the Japanese announced the creation of two such complexes: the Hypersonic Cruising Missile (HCM) hypersonic cruise missile and the Hyper Velocity Gliding Projectiles (HVGP) complex, which consists of a solid fuel rocket and a planning warhead
The latest Russian hypersonic Zircon missile is planned to be adopted in 2022, learned BulgarianMilitary.com according a source in the Russian military-industrial complex.
WASHINGTON, (BM) - The U.S. Air Force successfully conducted a flight test of a hypersonic missile Wednesday at Edwards Air Force Base in California, learned BulgarianMilitary.com, quoting Defense News. Read more: Russia Successfully Tests the Hypersonic Missile “Avangard”. The U.S.: In a War We Would Win The flight test collected data on!-->!-->!-->!-->!-->…
MOSCOW, the Russian Federation, (BulgarianMilitary.com) – Today, at the teleconference of the Russian Defence Ministry, the Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu said that in the period 2019-2020 Russia had to develop a ground-based version of the sea-launched Kalibr complex with a long-range cruise missile in response to the U.S. decision to suspend its!-->…