US, WASHINGTON (ORDO NEWS) — It became known that in Russia they tested a new hypersonic missile from the Soviet Tu-22M3 bomber. A source in the military-industrial complex shared this with reporters from TASS.
”Recently a new hypersonic product was tested on the Tu-22M3. The missile will be part of the armament range of the upgraded Tu-22M3M along with a number of other latest aviation weapons,” a source told TASS.
He also said that experts began to develop a new rocket a few years ago. At the same time, it is assumed that the testing of new weapons should end simultaneously with work on the updated Tu-22M3M bomber.
The source shared that this product is not related to the X-32 missiles. As for the characteristics of the new hypersonic rocket, their interlocutor did not mention.
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