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The Russian Zircon hypersonic missile successfully hit the target from a distance of 450 kilometers. Video

The Russian Zircon hypersonic missile, having accelerated to a speed of 10000 km / h, destroyed the target at a distance of 450 kilometers.

The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation reported that the newest domestic hypersonic cruise missile "Zircon" was able to successfully hit a sea simulator target at a distance of 450 kilometers, while accelerating to a speed of over 10000 km / h. This test was another test of the Russian cruise missile, capable of accelerating to speeds over 8 MAX, which indicates that in the near future the Zircons will enter service with the Russian fleet.

“The lead frigate of Project 22350, Admiral of the Soviet Union Fleet Gorshkov, fired another Zircon hypersonic cruise missile from the White Sea at a complex target position in the Barents Sea. According to objective control data, the Zircon hypersonic anti-ship missile successfully hit a sea target at a distance of 450 km., - the Russian defense department informs about it.

On the presented video frames, you can see the very process of testing the latest Russian hypersonic cruise missile "Zircon" - the launch was carried out at night.

It should be noted that during the last launch, experts drew attention to the fact that on the presented video frames it was possible to identify another Russian supersonic missile, which caused a lot of controversy as to whether the Russian Zircon missile was actually tested.