Welcome to OTH’s first video primer on emerging technologies! In this video, Lt Col Andrew Anderson, a former X-51 flight test engineer, provides insight into the realm of the possible with hypersonics. Lt Col Anderson explains the basics of hypersonics and implications for this technology for use in the future security environment. Join us for a candid conversation as Lt Col Anderson touches on military applications of hypersonics to include the development of the SR-72 and China’s rapid development of hypersonic missiles.
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