Serhat TUNAR -TDO- Russian President Vladimir Putin has claimed that his country is the only country in the world with a sound-fast (hypersonic) weapon.
Vladimir Putin, speaking at the Annual Meeting of the Russian Defense Ministry, explained that his country had in the past tried to capture the United States in the arms industry, but now it has advanced further than the United States in the production of new weapons. The Russian President said hypersonic missile systems, called Avangard, would enter service later this month.
According to defense industry experts, Putin described as the weapon of the future avant-garde called hypersonic missile systems ballistic missile was launched after the dense layers of the atmosphere at 20 times the speed of sound in distances of thousands of miles by flying transcontinental can proceed quickly. The Avangard missiles are also capable of maneuvering over the trajectory that the opposing side's air and missile defense systems cannot predict.