Hypersonic Weapons: The Air Force Is Pushing the Boundaries of What's Possible
The National Interest -

Kris Osborn


Alongside the near-term push for hypersonic weapons is a concurrent and arguably just as significant effort to break new ground with additional paradigm-changing applications of hypersonics.

The difficulties and challenges associated with hypersonic flight are very well known, as they include a need to manage airflow, regulate heat, control guidance technology systems and sustain hypersonic speeds once they are initially achieved. 

Hypersonics are progressing...

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