The Zircon hypersonic missile for surface ships of the Russian Navy may enter service in September 2022. This has been reported TASS Citing a source close to the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation.
“The condition tests of the product have been completed, all documents have been prepared for the product to be put into service. Surface Zircon is expected to enter service with the fleet in September,” the agency’s interlocutor said.
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