AUKUS Pact To Widen Focus To Hypersonic Weapons

Boeing hypersonic concept
Credit: Boeing
LONDON—The AUKUS defense pact between Australia, the UK and the U.S. is to expand its scope to hypersonic weapons. The pact was announced last September to help Australia establish a nuclear-powered submarine capability. It will “work together to accelerate development of advanced hypersonic and...
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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