Hypersonic Cruise Missile  Formally Enters DOD Budget Plans

HAWC concept
Credit: Raytheon
An operational hypersonic cruise missile has entered the U.S. Defense Department’s budget proposal for the first time. The fiscal 2022 budget request submitted by the U.S. Air Force on May 28 includes $200.1 million for the Hypersonic Attack Cruise Missile (HACM). The program, which Aviation Week...
Steve Trimble

Steve covers military aviation, missiles and space for the Aviation Week Network, based in Washington DC.

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