Hypersonic Missile News
Russia's defence ministry said the exercise involved nearly all branches of the armed forces, including its strategic rocket forces, as well the Northern and Black Sea fleets, which have nuclear-armed submarines
Railguns to defend against hypersonic missiles: What are they and why Japan is betting on this Next Gen weapon
Months after North Korea joined the major powers, such as Russia, China and the United States with the test of a new hypersonic missile late last year, Japan is getting ready with its own Next Gen weapon to defend against any misadventure from its neighbours
The proposal must formally go through the UN Security Council's committee on North Korean sanctions, which is comprised of the 15 members of the Security Council and whose decisions must be made unanimously
A photo of the launch shows the upper parts of the missiles launched in September and this week have different shapes, suggesting that North Korea is testing two versions of warheads
China, which confirmed the test on October 18, tried to downplayed it, saying it was "routine test" and emphasised that "it's not missile, but a spacecraft"
Underscoring the attractiveness of hypersonics, a CRS report says that the US missile defense system is inadequate to detect, track and respond in time to hypersonics
North Korea fires new 'hypersonic missile': All you need to know about this 'next generation of arms'
This new war technology travelling at than five times the speed of sound are currently unstoppable, as there is no operational method of intercepting them