The Air Force carried out a captive-carry test of the Lockheed Martin AGM-183A Air-launched Rapid Response Weapon, or ARRW.
The U.S. is at risk of falling behind Russia and China on "game changer" hypersonic missile development.
The Pentagon has worked steadily to create hypersonic weapons, which move at more than five times the speed of sound.
The arms race in hypersonics has become a major concern for the Air Force.
The U.S. Navy's top leader has determined that 2020 will be the year to get ahead in hypersonic weapons development.
The Defense Department is "doubling down" on hypersonic technology and other cutting-edge weapons, Esper said Friday.
The Defense Ministry said Tuesday that it demonstrated the Avangard hypersonic glide vehicle to a team of U.S. inspectors.
The Air Force has just proved that the B-1B Lancer bomber can be modified to hold more ordnance.
The Army decided in March to accelerate a prototype ground-launched hypersonic weapon capable of being sent into combat.
The service hopes to select a commercial firm to build prototypes of the advanced strategic weapon by late summer.
New soldiers at Fort Sill were the first to graduate Army Basic Combat Training wearing the service's new Army Greens.
Air Force 1st Lt. Kenneth "Kage" Allen was killed.
Soldiers offered feedback on the Army's futuristic new IVAS technology.
The Defense Department is predicting flat or declining budgets in future years.
Preparations are underway across the Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs to receive doses of a COVID-19 vaccine.