China Develops New Wind Tunnel for Hypersonic Weapons Testing

November 22, 2021 @ 05:43 AM

Chinas Aerodynamics Research Institute under the state-owned Aviation Industry Corp of China (AVIC) has completed development of a new one-meter-class hypersonic aerodynamic wind tunnel. The FL-64 tunnel recently passed air flow distribution calibration tests under major Mach numbers

U.S. Military Tests Hypersonic Booster Motor

October 30, 2021 @ 09:01 AM

The U.S

India Tests 5000Km-Range Agni-5 Nuclear Capable Missile

October 27, 2021 @ 03:25 PM

India tested the DRDO-developed Agni-5 nuclear-capable intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) on Wednesday. “A successful launch of the Surface-to-Surface Ballistic Missile, Agni-5, was carried out on October 27, 2021 at approximately 1950 hrs from APJ Abdul Kalam Island, Odisha,” the Indian Ministry of Defence said in a statement

U.S. Conducts Precision Sounding Rocket Launch to Advance Hypersonic Weapons Development

October 22, 2021 @ 08:02 AM

The United States conducted the launch of a precision sounding rocket on October 20 to accelerate the development of advanced hypersonic weapons. The High Operational Tempo for Hypersonics flight campaign was conducted by the Navy Strategic Systems Programs (SSP) and the Army Hypersonic Program Office (AHPO)

U.S. Army Receives First of “Dark Eagle” Hypersonic Missile Launchers

October 8, 2021 @ 06:51 AM

Lockheed Martin delivered critical ground equipment for its Long Range Hypersonic Weapon (LRHW), also known as Dark Eagle hypersonic missiles, to the U.S

Auz Submarine Program Cancellation Affects Anglo-French Missile Program: Reports

October 6, 2021 @ 09:10 AM

An Anglo-French collaboration on future anti-ship missile program could be the victim of the fallout between France and the U.K

Lockheed Martin Opens Advanced Hypersonic Strike Production Facility

October 5, 2021 @ 05:13 AM

Lockheed Martin has established 65,000-square-foot Hypersonic Missile Assembly Building 4 (MAB 4), an advanced production facility in Courtland, Alabama, focused on hypersonic strike production. Capitalizing on critical digital factory capabilities to deliver this technology, the corporation is working closely with the U

N.Korea's Hypersonic Missile has Gliding Warhead

September 30, 2021 @ 06:34 AM

North Koreas first hypersonic missile flight tested on Tuesday reportedly met key technical requirements set out by scientists, including launch stability, maneuverability and gliding flight characteristics of the “detached hypersonic gliding warhead.” Pyongyang's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) claimed the test-launch confirmed “the navigational control and stability of the missile,” the "guiding maneuverability and the gliding flight characteristics of the detached hypersonic gliding warhead,” and the engine