Land Warfare

PREMIUM: Russia eyes ramjet-propelled hypersonic tactical missile

1st December 2020 - 11:45 GMT | by Leonid Nersisyan in Moscow

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Klevok-D2 is envisaged to reach Mach 5 with a 57kg warhead — but development is likely to take years

Russian military researchers have turned their attention to development of a lightweight high-precision tactical missile with a range of 100km.

According to available official data and reports in the state-run Izvestia newspaper, the Klevok-D2 precision-accuracy missile is based on the Hermes ATGM (pictured), with the principal differences being that the ...

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