April 06, 2022
Australia, UK, US Alliance to Develop Hypersonic Missiles
By Aamer Madhani
The announcement follows AUKUS initial pledge to help equip Australia with a fleet of nuclear-powered submarines.
July 22, 2021
Russia Tests Hypersonic Zircon Missile
By Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan
Growing geopolitical rivalries will continue to drive the development of hypersonic and other lethal weapons systems.
December 02, 2020
Australia to Acquire Hypersonic Weapons Capability in Collaboration with US
By Abhijnan Rej
The newly announced SCIFiRE project builds on 15 years of joint Australia-U.S. fundamental research on hypersonics.
October 27, 2020
Pentagon Awards Contract to Build University Consortium for Hypersonic Research
By Abhijnan Rej
The decision comes amid growing U.S. commitments around hypersonic missile systems.
September 16, 2020
Hype or Hypersonic?
By Jacob Parakilas
Hypersonic weapons pose immense strategic and tactical dilemmas, but questions remain about their combat effectiveness and reliability.
September 11, 2020
Rapidly Evolving Missile Threats Require Modern, Multilateral Approaches
By Izumi Nakamitsu
Preventing the spread and emergence of destabilizing missile threats is a vital, unfinished task for the international community.
November 14, 2014
Russia Will Build First Hypersonic Missile Before 2020
By Zachary Keck
A senior official at a Russian defense company said the country will build its first hypersonic missile before 2020.
January 17, 2014
China Detains Uyghur Professor
By Shannon Tiezzi
Plus, new info on China's ADIZ, the anti-Japan media blitz, and the hyper-sonic missile test. China links.
January 14, 2014
China Tests Hypersonic Missile Vehicle
By Ankit Panda
The ICBM-launched missile vehicle descends from near-space altitudes at hypersonic speeds.