Russia’s Admiral Gorshkov Frigate Test-Fires Zircon Missile at Target in White Sea
Russia’s second successful test of the hypersonic cruise missile Zircon.
Russia claims to have tested the second successful hypersonic cruise missile Zircon.
According to a brief statement issued by Russian Defense Ministry officials, the Zircon hypersonic cruise missile was fired from the Barents Sea on Saturday, May 28 and successfully hit its target 1,000 kilometers away in the White Sea.
It should be noted that a hypersonic missile is a missile that travels five times faster than the speed of sound. According to the Russian Defense Ministry, the experiment was part of a test of new weapons.
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