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August 15th, 2012
09:58 AM ET

Air Force missile could reach mach 6

Paris to Tokyo in 2.5 hours? Air Force tests new "Waverider" missile that flies 4,500 mph. CNN's Chris Lawrence reports.

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Filed under: Air Force • Air travel • Chris Lawrence • Paris • Tokyo
soundoff (5 Responses)
  1. Gilbert

    Well, it sounds very expensive. Let's hope and pray that somebody can't snatch this one out of the sky using remote-control-technology.

    August 16, 2012 at 7:27 pm |
  2. Griff

    "Mach 6. I believe it turned into Match Sticks!"

    August 16, 2012 at 3:44 pm |
  3. russell Johnson

    Appears that Davis's failures have really taken a toll on him and he is searching for another vehicle to ride.

    August 15, 2012 at 5:14 pm |
  4. Jim Thomas

    With a missile like that,why are screwing around with all the scumbag countries that want to mess with the USA.We are #1 in the world and will always be,even with crummy politicans screwing everything up.Jim Thomas Phx.Az.

    August 15, 2012 at 11:56 am |
  5. Doug Ericson

    I refuse to return to Paris until they dismantle that Ugly Eifel Tower. Ugliest eyesore on the planet.

    August 15, 2012 at 10:29 am |

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