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May 23 2020

Russia’s Hypersonic Air Power

Donate To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Main playlist with id 1938 does not exist! Russia is actively working to rearm its air forces with Kinzhal hypersonic missiles. The Kh-47M2 Kinzhal (Russian for “Dagger”) was one of the six new strategic weapons unveiled by Russian President Vladimir Putin on March 1, 2018. The hypersonic air-launched ballistic missile can carry both conventional and nuclear warheads. Its reported range is upwards of 2,000 kilometers. The missile reaches speeds of above Mach 10 and has the capability to perform evasive maneuvers …