Source: deploying hypersonic missiles “Zircon” on Navy ships is included in the new SAP

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MOSCOW, December 19. /TASS/. Deploying new anti-ship cruise missiles, hypersonic “Zircon” the corvettes and frigates of the Navy of Russia is planned in the framework of the new state armament programme (GPV) on 2018-2027 years. About this TASS said a source in the Russian defense-industrial complex.

“The marine part of the new SAP one of the priorities is the construction of corvettes of project 20385 20386 and and frigates projects 23350 and 23350М with high-precision weapons, including cruise missiles “Caliber-NK” hypersonic missiles and “Zircon”, – said the Agency interlocutor.

TASS has no official confirmation of this information.