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Project 4202 could turn out a limited number of glide vehicles armed with nuclear warheads by 2020, and up to 24 with new hypersonic payloads could be deployed at the Dombarovsky base between 2020 and 2025, the Intelligence Review said.
originally posted by: Greathouse
a reply to: CriticalStinker
Here's a question I have wondered for a while on this topic. Intercontinental ballistic missile reentry vehicles come in normally around 15,000 mph . Aren't they already hypersonic?
originally posted by: rigel4
Russia, Putin and his diseased gang!!!
originally posted by: Zaphod58
a reply to: Greathouse
Basically, yes. Once a missile reenters it's much harder to hit and kill.