International Hypersonic Strike Weapons Projects Accelerate

air-breathing missile
China is evaluating air-breathing options such as Lingyun-1, a scramjet test vehicle that was publicly exhibited for the first time in Beijing in 2018.
Credit: James Bosbotinis
There is growing international interest in the development of offensive hypersonic weapon systems, particularly following the deployment by Russia and China of nascent hypersonic strike capabilities. France, India, Japan and the UK all are seeking to develop a hypersonic strike capability too...

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