Moscow( CNN) Russian President VladimirPutinflaunted Tuesday of his nation's “distinct” advancements in hypersonic weapons, claiming various other nations were “attempting to overtake us.”

LikeRussia, both the United States and also China are likewise dealing with hypersonic tasks Beijing stated previously this year that it examined a hypersonic airplane, while the United States Air Force has actually granted an agreement to Lockheed Martin to establish a rocket.

Thistime in 2014, Putin made comparable cases, claiming that the brand-new hypersonic projectile system would certainly go into solution in 2019– something that has yet to take place.