29 noiembrie 2021

Russian military says it test-fired hypersonic missile


Russia’s military announced on Monday that it had successfully test-fired a hypersonic missile it developed. One of the Kremlin navy’s Admiral Gorshkov-class frigates in the White Sea launched the Zircon cruise missile, which hit a practice target 215 nautical miles away, according to Russia’s Defense Ministry, first reported by The Associated Press . The Zircon, which is set to enter service next year on Russian ships and submarines, is meant to fly at a distance of up to 620 miles and at nine [...]