The United States begins testing of hypersonic weapons faster than expected. This was stated at a meeting with journalists the first Deputy Minister of defense Patrick Shanahan, reports CNBC.
He noted that the Pentagon is now contemplating how much equipment you need, how to make them more modular and how to build an industrial base. In addition, the official said, all this should harmonize with the budget.
“I think what we do is serious, difficult work, but moving forward and intend to expand,” said Shanahan.
The decision of the US defense Department to accelerate development of hypersudoku followed after the first successful tests of a supersonic aircraft in China in August, and the may presentation by the President of Russia Vladimir Putin new weapons, including hypersonic missiles.
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