In the United States, the second attempt to launch a new generation of hypersonic missile ARRW failed

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In the United States, the second attempt to launch a new generation of hypersonic missile ARRW failed

The network has information about the second unsuccessful attempt by the United States to conduct flight tests of the AGM-183A ARRW hypersonic missile.

It is reported that this time the rocket was still able to undock from the suspension of the B-52 bomber. True, as a result, the engine of the combat unit still did not start, writes N + 1.

It is worth noting that Lockheed Martin is developing ARRW. The creation of a hypersonic missile started in 2018, and already in February last year, the corporation defended the ammunition project. At the same time, the technical characteristics of the ARRW are still unknown.

The development company only said that the rocket has a solid-propellant engine and a detachable hypersonic gliding warhead.

Recall that the first flight tests of ARRW also ended in failure. Then the rocket did not start, remaining hanging under the wing of the aircraft.

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