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China Tests Hypersonic Glide Vehicle, Pentagon Shocked, Talks of China’s ‘Astounding Progress’

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China tests new space capability with hypersonic missile

China tested a nuclear-capable hypersonic missile in August that circled the globe before speeding towards its target, demonstrating an advanced space capability that caught US intelligence by surprise. Five people familiar with the test said the Chinese military launched a rocket that carried a hypersonic glide vehicle which flew through low-orbit space before cruising down towards its target.

China tested new space capability with hypersonic missile:

China tested new space capability with hypersonic missile: Report

Financial Times says launch of nuclear-capable missile in August took US intelligence by surprise.

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Serg
Serg
October 17, 2021

China has tested a new space capability with a hypersonic missile, according to the Financial Times (FT). https://secretra.com/world/5095-china-tested-new-space-capability-with-hypersonic-missile.html

Leggo My Eggo
Leggo My Eggo
Reply to  Serg
October 17, 2021

That’s what those new silos are all about, to take out American satellites in a flash and leave America’s ‘exceptional military’ deaf, dumb and blind.

Better not mess with the egg foo yung if you don’t want egg splattered on your face.

Dong slung-lo
Dong slung-lo
October 17, 2021

Ah, just more Chinese junk.

Unfortunately for Washington though, far more capable than just more of that American junk.

Leggo My Eggo
Leggo My Eggo
Reply to  Dong slung-lo
October 17, 2021

That’s what happens when you have 10 times the number of engineers working on a project instead of hiring from the lowest-common-denominator pool and then sending them off to wokey, wokey, eggs and pokey re-education camps.

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Kevin Frost
October 18, 2021
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A.M. I believe you are correct in your speculation that the Russians are transferring their highly sophisticated technology to China. I believe this is the case because it serves Russian strategic purposes even if the technology is not deployed by the Russian armed forces. They developed their missle technology to down aircraft and sink ships, American aircraft and American ships. If the Chinese deploy this technology, or indeed the Iranians, well, what’s the problem? I assume that they would not sell it cheap but I do believe that strategic considerations have weight in terms of what they’re willing to do… Read more »

waine
waine
October 23, 2021

I really hope China has this capability, together with Russia, this should be a warning to the war lords in the US/EU/UK that then will be turned to dust if they dare implement war, I don’t mind being barbecued if it means the world is rid of the western scum.

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