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US tested hypersonic rocket sled

The U.S. Air Force Testing Center (U.S. Air Force) uploaded a video of a missile sled on YouTube that managed to reach a speed of Mach 8.6 (10,620 kilometers per hour) on a track located at Holloman Air Base (New Mexico). Details of the test are not reported. According to The Drive, the airbase "could […]

The US has chosen the manufacturer of its hypersonic Vanguard

Dynetics Technical Solutions received a $ 351.6 million contract to manufacture the first mass-produced Common-Hypersonic Glide Body (C-HGB) first-generation universal hypersonic warheads, the U.S. company said. According to the contract, the first 20 units of C-HGB intended for the Ground Forces (Navy), the Navy and the United States Missile Defense Agency (ABM) should be ready […]

Disclosed details of the American hypersonic "Vanguard"

The first experimental prototype of the Long Range Hypersonic Weapon (LRHW) Long Range Hypersonic Missile System The US Army will receive fiscal year 2023, Defense Blog writes. A publication citing Army AL&T; Magazine writes that the LRHW is based on an All-Up Round (AUR) medium-range solid-fuel carrier with a Common Hypersonic Glide Body (C-HGB) hypersonic […]

Nuclear B-52 bomber tested hypersonic missile

The strategic bomber B-52H Stratofortress of the Air Force of the USA made the first flight with the hypersonic AGM-183A aeroballistic missile, reports The Drive. The test flight took place on June 12 at Edwards Air Force Base (California). A rocket without a warhead was suspended under one of the wings of the bomber and […]