Congress Proposes $750 Million Boost For Hypersonic Weapons

Common hypersonic glide body
Credit: Dynetics
A conference agreement by the House and Senate on Dec. 16 inserts at least three-quarters of a billion dollars in fiscal 2020 budget accounts linked to the U.S. military’s bulging hypersonic weapons portfolio. The proposed additions would more than double the line item for hypersonic defense...
Steve Trimble

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

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