Hypersonics

Ostrota : Russia’s New Hypersonic Missile

Russia is preparing to start testing its new hypersonic missile Ostrota  for bombers in 2022, Izvestia reports. According to the source,  aircraft armed with the new small-sized hypersonic missile will become part of the Russian non-nuclear deterrent force. [newslist] The new missile will be used by long-range bombers Tu-22M3 and operational-tactical Su-34, sources in the…
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Russia to Rely on Hypersonic Systems for Conventional Deterrence Forces

Hypersonic weapons will comprise the backbone of Russia’s non-nuclear deterrence forces, Russian Defense Minister Army General Sergei Shoigu said at an annual operational and mobilization gathering of commanders on Tuesday. Follow New Defence Order. Strategy on Google News. "The potential of non-nuclear deterrence forces, primarily, precision weapons, is being strengthened. Hypersonic systems of various basing will comprise…
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Tsirkon Hypersonic Missile Test-Fired from White Sea

Admiral Gorshkov frigate launched a Tsirkon hypersonic missile in the White Sea said the official TV channel for the Russian Ministry of Defence on Friday. The ship fired from the White Sea at a distance of 350 kilometres at a speed that exceeded 8 Mach. Follow New Defence Order. Strategy on Google News. The Project 22350 frigate…
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Tsirkon Hypersonic Missile Tests in 2020

Russia plans to hold another three tests of the Tsirkon hypersonic missile, sources in the Russian Ministry of Defence told TASS. These test-launched will be done aboard the Admiral Gorshkov frigate of the Russian Northern Fleet (Project 22350). Follow New Defence Order. Strategy on Google News. "As part of the ongoing flight trials of the Tsirkon hypersonic…
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MoD Tests Tsircon Hypersonic Missile

On 6 October, the Russian Ministry of Defence successfully tested the Tsircon hypersonic missile. The tests were carried out from the waters of the White Sea, from the "Admiral Gorshkov"frigate. Follow New Defence Order. Strategy on Google News. This was announced on October 7 by the Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces Valery Gerasimov…
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HSTDV Hypersonic Vehicle Successfuly Tested by India

7 September witnessed the launch of the Hypersonic Technology Demonstrator Vehicle (HSTDV) from Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Launch Complex at Wheeler Island off the cost of Odisha today. The vehicle is developed in India under the "Made-In-India" initiative. Follow New Defence Order. Strategy on Google News. This launched vehicle, which is developed by the Defence Research and Development…
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Military hypersonic technology in the US

After a public presentation of Russian programs on March 1, 2018, the US defense industry and military doubled down on obtaining funding for development of own hypersonic weapons, resulting in a number of parallel programs one can easily become confused in
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Kinzhal Hypersonic Target Designation From Aboard Il-20M

In the Southern Military District (SMD) a commissioning ceremony was held for the modernised Il-20M electronic reconnaissance aircraft. Now the Kinzhal missile system will be able to receive target designation from the board of the modernised Il-20M Follow New Defence Order. Strategy on Google News. The press service of the Southern Military District shared a release about…
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A New Radar Capable of Detecting Hypersonic Targets

JSC Rosoboronexport (part of Rostec State Corporation) is to roll out a "state-of-the-art radar", as it was described in a press release published on Thursday. Rosoboronexport announced today that has started marketing work to introduce to the world market the 59N6-TE mobile three-dimensional radar.   The new radar is developed and produced by the JSC…
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New Hypersonic Missile Designed for Tu-22M3M Tested

Sources in the Russian industrial complex have revealed that Russia's air forces have recently tested a new hypersonic missile that is created for a modified version of the Tu-22M3M strategic bomber. "Recently, a new hypersonic missile was tested on the Tu-22M3. The missile will be part of the armament range of the upgraded Tu-22M3M along…
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