New Photos Show Russia’s First Hypersonic Space Drone
Sputnik has obtained new images of a secret prototype of Russia’s reusable single-engine hypersonic spacecraft. Russian firm International Scientific Optical Network (ISON) has been tasked with designing and manufacturing the space drone for Roscosmos State Corporation for Space Activities, also known as Roscosmos, is a state corporation responsible for the space flight and cosmonautics program for the Russian Federation. The space drone is expected to complete test flights in 2023. Russia has been extremely vocal about their hypersonic missiles and fifth-generation jet fighters. However, this is the first time we are learning about this hypersonic space drone.