China successfully launched hypersonic aircraft
China on Monday announced that it has successfully tested its first cutting-edge hypersonic aircraft which could carry nuclear warheads and penetrate any current generation anti-missile defence systems
Launched in a rocket, China’s wave rider was released in the air after about 10 minutes. It flew independently, made large-angle turning manoeuvres, and landed in the targeted area as planned, the statement said.
The hypersonic aircraft was designed by the CAAA in collaboration with the China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation.In addition to its military use, the hypersonic flight vehicle may also see civil use in the future, an unnamed military expert