Russia has successfully test-fired anti-ship hypersonic missile Zircon amid tensions between Washington and Moscow. Zircon is an anti-ship missile. Russia has successfully tested it. It is believed that this missile will be activated by next year. The special thing is that America still does not have any operational hypersonic missiles. America has reacted sharply to this missile test of Russia. The US says that this will increase the arms race and disturb regional stability.
Features of Hypersonic Missile Zircon
Putin warned America
In the year 2018, Russian President Vladimir Putin said that this missile can strike any part of the world and can also dodge the US-made defense system. At that time Putin had threatened that if the US deployed its medium-range missiles in Europe, he would equip its warships and submarines with Zircon missiles.
Russia will present a new fighter plane at the air show
On the other hand, Russian aircraft manufacturers say that they will present a new fighter aircraft at the air show to be held in Moscow next week. The new warplane was seen taking off in a parking lot in Zukovsky, near Moscow. The MAKS-2021 International Aviation and Space Salon air show will open in Moscow on Tuesday. Russian President Vladimir Putin will be present at the opening of the air show. According to Russian media, the new fighter aircraft has been built as part of the plan to build light combat aircraft. This fighter aircraft has been manufactured by the company that manufactures Sukhoi. Unlike Russia's latest fighter, the Su-57, the new fighter will have only one engine and will be smaller.