Large-Scale Hypersonic Missile Production Set For Mid-2020s

Artist's concept of HCSW
Credit: Lockheed Martin
Some—but perhaps not all—of the U.S. military’s hypersonic weapon prototypes will be ready to enter large-scale production by the second half of the decade, one of the Pentagon’s top scientists said June 30. “We’ve got a number of prototype programs and I’d be surprised if each and every one of...
Steve Trimble

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

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