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reply to post by Aloysius the Gaul
And there's still the question of a working engine - given the lack of any hint of a working scramjet from anywhere in the world let alone one that is integrated with a turbine engine as is required for this.
reply to post by ItDepends
It was actually up for the PAK-DA competition that recently ended, for their new bomber as well.
reply to post by intrepid
This one was first rumored to be ready to fly several years ago (around 2007 going by Natalie's post).
So the 2018 is pure BS to keep people off the scent.