Putin spoke about a new hypersonic missile

Putin: the flight time of the new hypersonic missile for ordering parties will be five minutes Mach numbers, said President Vladimir Putin, speaking at the Russia Calling! forum. RIA Novosti broadcasts the speech of the head of state.

“We have now tested it successfully, and from the beginning of the year we will have a new sea-based hypersonic missile in service. Nine swings. The flight time will also be five minutes for those who give orders, “the president said in a statement to Interfax.

Earlier in November, at a meeting on defense issues in Sochi, Putin said that in 2022 the Russian Armed Forces will begin to receive Zircon hypersonic missiles.