France Plans Hypersonic Glider Flight In 2021

Credit: ASMP: Thomas Boucajay
France looks set to follow China, Russia and the U.S. in its pursuit of hypersonic weapons. The French government is contracting Arianespace for the development of the V-Max Experimental Maneuvering Vehicle—a hypersonic glider demonstrator, details of which were revealed in a speech by French Armed...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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