The Russian Ground Forces will be able to destroy enemy headquarters, command posts, artillery and armored vehicles in a matter of seconds after they receive the latest hypersonic light-class missile, the development of which has already begun.
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Sources in the defense department told Izvestia that the development is being carried out as part of the implementation of the concept of high-precision tactical missile systems.
The novelty is designed for a range of hundreds of kilometers – to cover this distance, it will take a matter of seconds.
Work on the creation of new weapons is carried out on the basis of technical solutions of the Hermes missile complex project.
Compact launchers can be mounted on Typhoon and Tiger armored vehicles. The targets will be detected by drones and soldiers with KRUS “Strelets” kits. The new weapons will take an intermediate place between artillery and heavy operational-tactical Iskander-M missile systems.
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