US Tested Supersonic Missile In March

US Tested Supersonic Missile In March Amid Russia-Ukraine War, Kept It Secret: Report

The US secretly conducted a successful test of a hypersonic missile in mid-March amid the ongoing Ukraine-Russia war, a local media report revealed on Tuesday.

As per the report, a Hypersonic Air-breathing Weapon Concept (HAWC) was launched from a B-52 bomber off the west coast of the country.

However, the authorities kept this test, which took place before US president Joe Biden’s Europe visit, under the wraps for two weeks to avoid escalating tensions with Russia.

Incidentally, this test came days after Russia announced that it had used a hypersonic missile in Ukraine for the first time.…