Hypersonic weapons are the current high-tech field of fierce competition, in this game Russia and other countries have been in the lead, starting early but lazy The United States was left behind, and now the United States is desperately chasing. As it turns out, hypersonic weapons are definitely not a gimmick advocated by Russia, but the general direction of future weapons and equipment development, who is behind in this field will be beaten.
According to CNBC, Russia and China lead in hypersonic weapon development, trailed by the United States, India. France and Australia may also be pursuing the technology.
Currently, India has Shaurya hypersonic missile which can travel at Mach 7.5 with a range of 1900km. Shaurya missile is a canister launched hypersonic surface-to-surface tactical missile developed by the Indian Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) for use by the Indian Armed Forces.