The Russia state media has released a picture of Russia’s New hypersonic anti-ship missile named ‘Zircon’ flies at 7,400km/h and once launched, it can’t be stopped.
Obviously, this new has sent shock-waves around the world because A Missile, at the speed, is simply impossible to stop.
However, the missile has a reportedly range between 240-400km and is likely to inducted by 2022.
The missile is said to be powered by a scramjet engine that uses oxygen from the air and has no moving parts.
According to reports, The first Russian ship to be equipped with the Zircon is likely to be one of the Kirov-Class Nuclear powered battle cruisers, two of which are currently in service with the Russian Navy.