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Old February 17th, 2017   #1
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Hypersonic Developments

This link suggests the US needs to refocus its efforts on hypersonic weapons. Both the Russians and Chinese are making progress in developing this technology.

Classified Report On Hypersonics Says U.S. Lacking Urgency | Defense content from Aviation Week
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A follow-up article from Aviation Week on Hypersonic weapons.

Opinion: Time To Turn Hypersonics Research Into Operational Weapons | Technology content from Aviation Week
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Here's an Aviation Week article on Chinese hypersonic developments.

China Takes Wraps Off National Hypersonic Plan | Technology content from Aviation Week
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Here's a link summarizing recent USAF efforts hypersonic systems.

Air Force Study Cites Russian & Chinese Hypersonic Weapons Testing - Warrior - Scout
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The USAF is looking for available air launched hypersonic missiles (solid fuel rockets as opposed to air breathing SRAM).

https://www.flightglobal.com/news/ar...-missi-439060/
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