Media: DPRK warheads capable of reaching the continental United States
According to the CIA report, “Hanson-14” could hit a target in the United States, if you set the normal flight path.
WASHINGTON, August 13. /TASS/. American intelligence believes that the warheads of ballistic missiles of the DPRK able to reach the continental United States. This was reported in Saturday’s Washington journal, The Diplomat, informed about the contents of a secret report by the Central intelligence Agency (CIA).
According to the data, an Intercontinental ballistic missile “Hanson-14” that the DPRK experienced 28 Jul, are unable to enter the dense layers of the atmosphere. However, the same experts showed that the warhead could hit targets in the continental United States, if you set the normal flight path. The sources, familiar with the CIA report, which was prepared in early August, saying that the cause of the fall of the head of the rocket into the water on 28 July was too steep trajectory.
Evaluation experts of the American intelligence community the last two tests of the rocket “Hanson-14” showed that the DPRK warheads most likely are technologically advanced and are highly efficient application. Accordingly, as says the publication, was given to the National air and space intelligence center for the United States on the analysis of various kinds of data, including those obtained by “means of detecting airborne”.