First Take, May 22, 2023

Talon hypersonic test
Credit: Ethan Wagner/Stratolaunch
DEFENSE Stratolaunch completed a key separation test of its Talon hypersonic test vehicle from the Roc carrier aircraft on May 13. The UK has supplied MBDA Storm Shadow long-range air-launched cruise missiles to Ukraine to counter Russian attack drones and missiles. The UK Royal Air Force plans to...

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