The trio of Zumwalt-class guided-missile destroyers could each field up to a dozen hypersonic missiles, with the first ship ready for testing in 2025...
Tag Archives : Hypersonics
28 Oct 2022
The U.S. Navy Strategic Systems Programs (SSP) and the Army Hypersonic Project Office (AHPO) successfully conducted the second High Operational Tempo for Hypersonics flight campaign on October 26 at 2:30pm EST.
11 Oct 2022
The United States Missile Defense Agency (MDA) is tasked with creating a solution to intercept enemy Hypersonic Glide Bodies (HGB) that threaten allied naval and maritime vessels and interests. In order to accomplish this, MDA is developing missile interceptors to literally hit a hypersonic missile with a hypersonic missile and is termed, “Enhanced Hypersonic Missile Defense.” Naval News reached out to the MDA for comment.
05 Sep 2022
The US Navy is seeking a hypersonic anti-surface warfare (ASuW) capability known as the Hypersonic Air-Launched Offensive (HALO) ASuW requirement...
25 Jun 2022
The MDA has selected Raytheon to continue to develop a first-of-its-kind counter-hypersonic missile, the Glide Phase Interceptor (GPI).
08 Jun 2022
At over 15,000 tons the Zumwalt Class are large by destroyer standards. Although there is ...
19 May 2022
A Naval News reader has tipped us off with the first artwork of the Conventional Prompt Strike (CPS) hypersonic missile on the DDG 1000 Zumwalt-class stealth destroyers.