Building a Reliable Hypersonic Missile Defense
Friday, August 19, 2022
10:00 EDT | 15:00 BST |16:00 CEST
What does a reliable defense against a hypersonic glide vehicle look like?
The Missile Defense Agency is already working on adapting existing interceptors such as the SM-6 and SM-3 for the mission, but we now know that's just the beginning.
We will explore the weapons, sensors and command and control systems that will be required in the long-term to defeat one of the fastest and elusive weapons yet invented.