Russia confirms 6,000mph HYPERSONIC Zircon missile ready for war ‘as of TODAY’

RUSSIA has confirmed it now has hypersonic weapons in its arsenal – with missiles capable of reaching more than 6,000mph

Vladimir Putin’s defence bosses confirmed “as of today” its military has weapons which we can supposedly fly up to eight times of the speed of sound.

Head of the defence council Viktor Bondarev confirmed the Zircon cruise missile is now available in Russia’s arsenal while speaking on Tuesday.

The weapon – which Russia boasts is capable of Mach 8 – was last tested back in June.

Via Daily Star

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