Space Force Official Says U.S. Behind China, Russia In Hypersonics

Vice Chief of Space Operations Gen. David Thompson, left, speaks Nov. 20 at the Halifax Security Forum.
Credit: Halifax Security Forum
The U.S. military needs to catch up to China and Russia in offensive hypersonic weapons development quickly, while focusing on new ways to defend against the threat of missiles that have made the world a much more complicated place, the Space Force’s No. 2 officer said. USSF Vice Chief of Space...

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