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Trump's statement about the “imminent creation of the greatest weapon in the US” sparked a discussion on the net

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Donald Trump, responding to the first American launch of a manned spacecraft to the ISS in 9 years, made a statement on armory subjects. During his speech in Florida after the successful launch of the SpaceX Falcon 9 booster rocket, Donald Trump said that “soon the United States will have the greatest weapon that could be imagined in all history».


This statement sparked a discussion on the net. What specific “greatest weapon” is the US president talking about?

Some experts have suggested that this could be hypersonic missile weapons. It is stated that in this regard, the United States is going to "catch up and overtake Russia."

Others believe that Trump announced the “greatest weapon” without any attachment to anything specific, as he often did during his high-profile speeches. It is additionally noted that the election campaign is actually starting in the USA, and therefore Donald Trump uses any convenient moment for self-PR.
In his speech, the US president also stated that "soon American astronauts will land on Mars."

Note from US Vice President Mike Pence on the successful launch of the Crew Dragon manned spacecraft:

Almost 4 years ago, President Donald Trump told America and the world: “We are on the verge of a new millennium ready to uncover the secrets of outer space.” Now the United States is re-launching American astronauts into space on American rockets from American territory!

After that, Trump himself decided to hurt his opponents from the Democratic Party and already on Twitter made a recording of the following nature, not related to astronautics, but related to internal events in the States:

The National Guard was sent to Minneapolis to carry out the work that the mayor Democrat could not do. If he had taken the necessary measures 2 days ago, then there would have been no destruction or seizure of police stations. The National Guard has done an excellent job.
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  1. Gennady Fomkin
    Gennady Fomkin 31 May 2020 07: 32 New
    -30
    laughing lol Americans in rubber boots from the general store all the same fell into orbit.

    My condolences :)
    1. Volodin
      Volodin 31 May 2020 07: 46 New
      24
      Quote: Gennady Fomkin
      Americans in rubber boots from the general store all the same fell into orbit.

      You can, of course, continue to be ironic about this, or even better write that the shooting of the Falcon 9 launch was carried out in Hollywood. But it would be better for us instead to take care of the implementation of our rocket and space programs. And then all these "trampolines" and "rubber boots" somehow sound frivolous - then we also laugh from the Ukrainian "maidan knocked on their heads" ...
      1. Insurgent
        Insurgent 31 May 2020 08: 01 New
        11
        believe that Trump said about the “greatest weapon” without any attachment to anything specific, as he often did during his high-profile speeches


        Following Minneapolis, pogroms began in New York, Los Angeles, Cleveland and Philadelphia.

        Create this damn weapon and use against the damned rebels!



        1. ApJlekuHo
          ApJlekuHo 31 May 2020 11: 56 New
          0
          Create this damn weapon and use against the damned rebels!

          Some blacks pack others, all according to the laws of nature, do not worry)
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      2. Antagonist
        Antagonist 31 May 2020 13: 47 New
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        Quote: Volodin
        You can, of course, continue to be ironic about this.

        What is there to be ironic about? We will soon lag behind the space race ...
      3. Svarog
        Svarog 31 May 2020 14: 25 New
        -1
        And then all these "trampolines" and "rubber boots" somehow sounds frivolous - then we laugh from the Ukrainian "Maidan knocked all over their heads" ...

        And we don’t have serious statesmen .. everything is on the principle of loyalty .. that's why journalists and accountants rule the ball .. Well, everyone sees the result, who has eyes, ears and knows how to analyze a little ..
    2. Aaron Zawi
      Aaron Zawi 31 May 2020 08: 58 New
      -3
      Well, that was the case. wink
      1. Insurgent
        Insurgent 31 May 2020 09: 07 New
        +7
        Quote: Aron Zaavi
        Well, that was the case. wink


        Why THIS, to THIS - "Trump's statement about the “imminent creation of the greatest weapon in the US” sparked a discussion on the net"???

        Do you have your own discussion agenda?

        If you want to discuss the launch of the Americans to the ISS, go to another topic ...
      2. Interlocutor
        Interlocutor 31 May 2020 13: 14 New
        13
        Zawi. You remind us in what year he said this and what year it is. For that year, this phrase was quite working. In the event of a breakdown in any relationship, they would have to sit exactly on the pope. Well, he called this situation a trampoline.
        1. Svarog
          Svarog 31 May 2020 14: 29 New
          -6
          Quote: Interlocutor
          You remind us in what year he said this and what year it is. For that year, this phrase was quite working.

          And what did Rogozin do during this time so that his phrase would at least bring our leadership in space closer? Politics always has to answer for their language .. and if for decades they cannot change the situation for the better, then you need to leave .. and this is not only Rogozin’s concern ..
          1. Voyager
            Voyager 31 May 2020 15: 47 New
            +4
            I remind you that Rogozin has only been in office for 2 years at Roskosmos.
            And I remind you that no matter how effective a leader you are, it is difficult to stay ahead of those who are catching up with budgets ten times more.
            1. Svarog
              Svarog 31 May 2020 15: 56 New
              -2
              Quote: Voyager
              I remind you that Rogozin has only been in office for 2 years at Roskosmos.

              Let me remind you of Rogozin’s biography ..
              Dmitry Olegovich Rogozin (born December 21, 1963, Moscow) is a Russian politician and statesman. Director General of the State Space Corporation Roscosmos since May 24, 2018. On December 6, 2018, he was appointed Special Representative of the President for International Cooperation in Outer Space.

              Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Engineering. From December 23, 2011 to May 18, 2018 - Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation, Chairman of the Board of the Military-Industrial Commission of the Russian Federation, Supervisory Board of the State Corporation Roscosmos, Supervisory Board of the Foundation for Advanced Research, the Maritime College under the Government of the Russian Federation, the State Commission for the Development of the Arctic, the State Border Commission ...

              That is, in 2011 he did not deal with the problems of astronautics? And if this is the case for 10 years in this "business" .. And what are the breakthrough results? Now I do not mean the corruption schemes of the Vostochny cosmodrome
              And I remind you that no matter how effective a leader you are, it is difficult to stay ahead of those who are catching up with budgets ten times more.

              This is true, but who finances our astronautics and why is there such a small budget and why has our economy been treading water for 20 years and immediately straining when the barrel is up?
    3. Engineer Schukin
      Engineer Schukin 31 May 2020 10: 11 New
      +3
      And this, sorry, what boots?


      Are they much better than these?
      1. pipetro
        pipetro 31 May 2020 11: 04 New
        18
        Have you decided to arrange a "fashionable sentence" here? Maybe functionality is more important for spacesuits?
        PySy is that "the greatest power" for the first time in 9! years went into space - so you have to cry from this, and not swagger on the Internet request
        1. Comrade
          Comrade 31 May 2020 13: 31 New
          0
          we’re talking about selpo boots, as it were. Whose are more functional?
          1. pipetro
            pipetro 31 May 2020 14: 01 New
            +2
            Both options are past century. Pink thick-soled sneakers would be more fashionable.
      2. pipetro
        pipetro 31 May 2020 11: 06 New
        +9
        And he specially chose the best photo of the spacesuit from NASA and the most unsuccessful shot of our spacesuits. Say that it didn’t happen on purpose and you are not a troll, yeah.
      3. Rostislav Prokopenko
        Rostislav Prokopenko 31 May 2020 13: 41 New
        +3
        These boots are for entry into the ship. They do not fly into space laughing
      4. Kisa
        Kisa 31 May 2020 18: 26 New
        +2
        I can assume that they so fucked up the station there that they were only wearing boots ...
    4. VLADIMIR VLADIVOSTOK
      VLADIMIR VLADIVOSTOK 1 June 2020 15: 20 New
      0
      Well done! And the disadvantages are either trolls or from the USA!
  2. Siberian 66
    Siberian 66 31 May 2020 07: 36 New
    11
    The greatest weapon? Is that the one that eats protoplasm? Only there everything ended badly for the owners .. As a matter of fact, at all times, and for all the leaders who claimed to be prodigies.
    1. certero
      certero 31 May 2020 07: 54 New
      +8
      I love active protoplasm says :)
      1. Siberian 66
        Siberian 66 31 May 2020 08: 01 New
        14
        It is the most good Anyway, the presence of a child prodigy demolished the head of many boys in psychological terms. Therefore, our boys then had to demolish their head in the physical plane.
    2. Starover_Z
      Starover_Z 31 May 2020 15: 04 New
      +1
      Quote: Siberian 66
      The greatest weapon? Is that the one that eats protoplasm? Only there everything ended badly for the owners .. As a matter of fact, at all times, and for all the leaders who claimed to be prodigies.

      Let it be tested at full capacity on their mainland! Maybe it will "work out" ....
  3. The leader of the Redskins
    The leader of the Redskins 31 May 2020 07: 40 New
    +9
    Trump's greatest weapon? ...
    It's time to upgrade my sofa, he is not ready to confront with this type of weapon ... belay
  4. regdan
    regdan 31 May 2020 07: 40 New
    -15
    I believe. Ilona was not believed. And the guy could and trump will
  5. pexotinec
    pexotinec 31 May 2020 07: 41 New
    +5
    As I understand it, the step returned without any problems. If the ship returns this way, all that remains is to congratulate the Mask. But the costumes are still that masterpiece. It is rightly said that they were worked not by engineers, but by designers.
    1. donavi49
      donavi49 31 May 2020 09: 12 New
      +2
      Well, on the broadcast, both astronauts actively waved their hands, kneading fingers. This can’t be done in Russia until the heroic gloves are removed (even a special stick had to be crutched), and here they control the touch panels with gloves, without any sticks. However, there will probably be some comments after the flight, and a modified lightweight will roll out by 21-22.

      Well, compare the flight like this:

      And so:


      Well, according to the spacesuits, the astronaut who flew away said that in the old one (on the Shuttle) he felt like in a winter jacket and winter daddy pants in childhood, he just put on a flying jumpsuit. The old suit was connected to the life support system with 7 different interfaces. They were quite difficult to connect. New one unified.

      Both spacesuits perform one function - to save from depressurization.
      1. stalki
        stalki 31 May 2020 09: 42 New
        +9
        And what are you comparing here. Everything is fine, one technology was made in the last century, another in the present. It is necessary to compare what corresponds to the time frame. There will be a new ship in Russia, then compare. And then all fans of Mask only strive to pinch. But the point is wink wait and see. Surprisingly, the great Americans were able to master this only now. This is with a huge amount of money, without sanctions and with the possibilities of cooperation around the world, bravo laughing but I congratulate you all. Better late than never.
        1. donavi49
          donavi49 31 May 2020 09: 49 New
          -6
          Well, this is even worse with the Eagle / Federation:
          RSC Energia wins the competition for the creation of a new generation ship of the Federation - beginning of 2009, April 2009 the beginning of actual work.

          2023 - the first demotest without a crew according to plan.
          2025 is the first manned flight.
          1. stalki
            stalki 31 May 2020 09: 54 New
            +6
            To be honest, I just don’t guess, in our situation 10 more times everything can change. Just wait hi
      2. aszzz888
        aszzz888 31 May 2020 10: 35 New
        -1
        donavi49 Today, 09:12 ... Well, compare the flight like this: ...
        Does it bother you that there are THREE astronauts in one ship, and one less in the other? Apparently one does not have to have theories of higher mathematics in order to compare the fact that there is less space for two. That's why mericatos are lying around.
        1. donavi49
          donavi49 31 May 2020 11: 18 New
          +6
          There are 4 chairs, two empty. Everyone has the same place.
        2. donavi49
          donavi49 31 May 2020 12: 29 New
          +6
          And here’s another tour of the ship from space - you can estimate how much space there wink .
      3. Fishery
        Fishery 31 May 2020 15: 00 New
        -1
        the first photo in the morning in the subway)))))))))))))))
  6. Ros 56
    Ros 56 31 May 2020 07: 44 New
    +7
    I’m embarrassed to ask, but the greatest weapon is by weight, by size, by efficiency, by speed, etc. or as usual on striped show-offs? request
    1. scientist
      scientist 31 May 2020 08: 44 New
      13
      Quote: Ros 56
      Too shy to ask

      As usual, in the United States, as in most democratic regimes with a dictatorship of more capital "the greatest weapons "are lies and misinformation.
  7. APASUS
    APASUS 31 May 2020 07: 45 New
    +9
    Trump conducts an election campaign first of all, it’s a competent PR. And that after being elected for a second term will be “the greatest weapon”
    1. Terenin
      Terenin 31 May 2020 08: 47 New
      +4
      Quote: APASUS
      Trump conducts an election campaign first of all, it’s a competent PR. And that after being elected for a second term will be “the greatest weapon”

      hi
      Yes, "the stump is clear", most of all lie before elections, sex and ... after fishing winked
  8. 75 Sergey
    75 Sergey 31 May 2020 07: 47 New
    +5
    4th Reich and the beginning of the end? What does he achieve?
    Like 75 five years ago, one already said something like that? He finished badly ....
    1. Avior
      Avior 31 May 2020 08: 00 New
      +3
      Like 75 five years ago, one already said something like that? He finished badly ...

      Actually, 75 years ago, he was no longer alive .... smile
      1. 75 Sergey
        75 Sergey 31 May 2020 18: 45 New
        0
        Well, don’t waste your time ... Although the latter, unfortunately, is a moot point.
  9. Egoza
    Egoza 31 May 2020 07: 48 New
    10
    Oh! Someone has already claimed super-duper retaliation weapons. And where is he now? That's it. Think of Trump, otherwise the story likes to be repeated.
    1. Terenin
      Terenin 31 May 2020 08: 51 New
      +4
      Quote: Egoza
      Oh! Someone has already claimed super-duper retaliation weapons. And where is he now? That's it. Think of Trump, otherwise the story likes to be repeated.

      hi
      Donya is constantly trying to attract attention. And the best way to do this is an absurd and sometimes absurd lie.
  10. Egoza
    Egoza 31 May 2020 07: 51 New
    +1
    Quote: pexotinec
    . But the costumes are still that masterpiece. It is rightly said that they were worked not by engineers, but by designers.

    Yes, Hollywood artists and seamstresses worked on them! in the same place, the new series of Star Wars gathered to shoot
  11. parusnik
    parusnik 31 May 2020 07: 57 New
    +1
    Superweapon .. It’s enough. Nuclear. It’s so much that, if used, the Earth, four times in the trash ... and in a row ...
    1. Boa kaa
      Boa kaa 31 May 2020 11: 15 New
      +6
      Quote: parusnik
      Superweapon .. Its enough. Nuclear.

      5 countries officially have nuclear weapons and as much unofficially ...
      But to create one in such a way as not to violate the agreement on the deployment of nuclear weapons in space, and to have a club carried over the partner’s head is a matter of a sophisticated Naglossak mind. And about such weapons have already been talked about on the pages of InosMI.
      Tungsten (or depleted uranium) rods in orbit are not weapons. But dropped from it onto the target create the effect of using nuclear weapons - their kinetic energy is so great. When meeting an obstacle, such a "hypersonic crowbar" will be more terrible than BB.
      And further. His EPR is practically "zero". The cost is minimum! An attack cannot be tracked using traditional means. It is not realistic to intercept the attacking scrap with the current means. All of this makes the * rods * the perfect first strike weapon.
      Suppress the ground based missile defense system, strategic command and control, critical missile defense facilities - and then traditional means will cope ...
      This is where the danger of "space rods" lies. I think it was them that Donya had in mind, rejoicing at the possibility of resuming spacecraft flights from the national territory.
      1. parusnik
        parusnik 31 May 2020 12: 34 New
        +2
        Thank you for your comment. I did not know. I liked it. But ...
        I’m talking about
        That all land is our common home.
        Our good house, spacious house,
        We all live in it from birth.
        I’m talking about that,
        That they want to set this house on fire
        They want us to get in trouble
        So that life disappears forever.
        Earth does not sleep every day
        He looks into the eyes of his children.
        You and I look in the eyes
        And you and I cannot be silent.
        I’m talking about
        That this house is dear to us all.
        Our good house, spacious house,
        We all live in it from birth.
        I’m talking about that,
        What should we save our home
        Let's prove that it’s not in vain
        The earth is hoping for us.
        R. Rozhdestvensky ...
        1. Boa kaa
          Boa kaa 31 May 2020 12: 42 New
          +1
          Wonderful poems. But this is lyrics. And on the branch we are talking about American prodigy. Therefore, I wrote a post on the topic of discussion.
          Sorry, not a lyricist, a military man. Although, like many of us, I love the work of R. Rozhdestvensky.
          1. parusnik
            parusnik 31 May 2020 13: 07 New
            +2
            This is not lyrics, this is serious ... It is a pity that this serious thing in the world is no longer wanted to understand ... God, with them with the presidents of different countries, people of different countries, ordinary people do not understand ... They think that life today is like computer game, there are still five lives ...
      2. cniza
        cniza 31 May 2020 12: 34 New
        +3
        You want to say that the potentially attacked will not have time to answer?
        1. Boa kaa
          Boa kaa 31 May 2020 13: 33 New
          +1
          We - in time. But if there are about 500 carriers left before the BB is breached, then the Amy say that they are ready, having built a space echelon of missile defense, to minimize unacceptable damage. (Before that, it was equal to 20 million people).
          So, you need to quickly rivet 955A and 545 (Laiki) so that they guard and take care of them. Poseidons from both coasts of the Northern OMERIGI can also be "added" to them. bully
          1. cniza
            cniza 31 May 2020 13: 35 New
            0
            This is for the sea, but for the air?
            1. Boa kaa
              Boa kaa 31 May 2020 14: 01 New
              +2
              Quote: cniza
              and for air?

              For the air? - For air - a parachute !!! laughing
              But seriously, only after the defeat of the AUSs (2-3) and the MRO / Air Defense lines from the Aegis carriers is it possible for our strategists to fly to the line of the mission. It is 3-4 thousand km to the coast of exceptional. The question is how to "break" these lines ... MRA with a cloud of anti-ship missiles? Plarks? missile and torpedo submarines? And we have ... well, a lot! those who can resist Gini and the Wolves ...
              And before that, it will still be necessary to cross the borders of the PLO with the English Weingards and the French Barracudas ...
              In short, without the Strategic Rocket Forces, with their new beater, it will be very tiring.
              And best of all - to ruin the States from the inside through the Fergusons and Minneapolis as they are our Union - and you won’t need to bathe if, for example, the Texas cowboys send everyone the forest ... laughing
              1. cniza
                cniza 31 May 2020 20: 02 New
                +2
                And best of all - to ruin the States from the inside through the Fergusons and Minneapolis as they are our Union - and you won’t need to bathe if, for example, the Texas cowboys send everyone the forest ...


                So it seems to me that this is the most correct option.
          2. Interlocutor
            Interlocutor 31 May 2020 15: 29 New
            +1
            unacceptable damage. (Before that, it was equal to 20 million people).

            Where are these magic numbers walking on the Internet? laughing
            1. cniza
              cniza 31 May 2020 20: 06 New
              +2
              It was in their doctrine before the Internet ...
              1. Interlocutor
                Interlocutor 31 May 2020 21: 27 New
                +1
                Bad they consider.
      3. Vita vko
        Vita vko 31 May 2020 22: 23 New
        +5
        Quote: Boa constrictor KAA
        Tungsten (or depleted uranium) rods in orbit are not weapons. But dropped from it onto the target create the effect of using nuclear weapons - their kinetic energy is so great. When meeting an obstacle, such a "hypersonic crowbar" will be more terrible than BB.
        And further. His EPR is practically "zero".

        Also read in InOSMI, but it seemed nonsense. But your comment gave reason to think.
        For example, refractory tungsten rods can not burn in the atmosphere and reach the Earth's surface. But the speed of such a rod near the ground, in principle, cannot be more than 1,5 - 2 M, as most ballistic weapons prove. Therefore, with a mass of 1 kg, the energy will be no more than 250 kJ, i.e. 60 grams of TNT. Regarding low ESR and invisibility to radars, we can definitely say that in fact any metal rod is an almost perfect reflector (director antennas are actually a set of rods). Secondly, upon entering a dense atmosphere, an ionized trace will form, which will immediately increase the EPR by tens and hundreds of times, i.e. on the radar screen, the level of the reflected signal from the rod tag will be like from a bomber. And most importantly, these are the problems of calculating the ballistic trajectory, which will be seriously complicated by different atmospheric air flows at different heights. Now the maximum accuracy of such calculations is achieved when the astronauts land and the error under favorable conditions is about 1 km.
        Thus, the dumping of uncontrolled tungsten rods from space is an informational stuffing, a usual scarecrow designed for those who are too lazy to recall the school physics course.
        1. Boa kaa
          Boa kaa 1 June 2020 22: 22 New
          0
          Vitaliy, hi
          Thanks for responding to my post, but
          Quote: Vita VKO
          Your comment gave an occasion ...
          once again clarify some of the questions you have raised in doubt:
          A week before Putin’s statement, the Pentagon set about building promising Prompt Global Strike complexes. The concept provides for maximum damage to the enemy’s civil and military infrastructure by non-nuclear means in an extremely short time. The victim state simply does not have time to adequately respond to aggression. In addition, in the event of such an attack, civilian casualties will be minimized, which in theory will greatly affect the determination to use the remaining nuclear weapons in response.

          According to available information, Americans suggest using tThe main types of weapons. Non-nuclear warheads for intercontinental ballistic missiles armed with weapons can be classified as already implemented systems. The missile, as in the case of a nuclear strike, raises the warhead to low Earth orbit, after which it is separated from the platform and rushes to the target along a ballistic trajectory with hypersonic speed.

          As another means of delivering an instant global strike, hypersonic cruise missiles are called. So, in the United States for several years the X-51 Waverider rocket has been developed. The main advantage of such weapon systems over conventional cruise missiles is speed. So far, the best achievement of the experimental apparatus is a flight at a distance of 426 km at a speed of Mach 5,1 (five speeds of sound).

          In addition The United States is developing the so-called kinetic weapons. These are tungsten rods 5-10 m long, dropped onto the target from space orbit. The impact power at the meeting of such a rod with the ground will be equivalent to an explosion of 10-12 tons of TNT, and this is enough to open the lid of the missile shaft or destroy the underground command post. Allegedly, to work out such a concept, the Americans built the X-37B spacecraft, which was last on duty for two years in orbit, after which it returned to Earth.
          More details: https://www.m24.ru/articles/bezopasnost/20102017/151293?utm_source=CopyBuf

          Sincerely, Boa.
          1. Boa kaa
            Boa kaa 1 June 2020 22: 43 New
            0
            Quote: Boa constrictor KAA
            I’ll clarify some of the questions you have raised in doubt:
            I didn’t invent it myself, read it at my leisure yes
            In the 1950s, Jerry Purnell, who worked at Boeing, suggested using similar ammunition for bombing from orbit. In the West, this concept was called Rods of God, and the military still makes no attempt to put it into practice ...
            The latest open documents of the U.S. Air Force are talking about tungsten rods 6,1 m long and 0,3 m in diameter, weighing 9 tons each. The simplest rudders and a miniature control system capable of providing a probable circular deviation of less than 30 m are placed at the rear end of such a rod. Hitting the target, such a projectile will move at a speed of 3,4 km / s, gaining kinetic energy of 5,8 million joules per kilogram of mass. For comparison: TNT releases less than 4,2 million J / kg in an explosion. Tungsten falling from heaven is more powerful than conventional explosives, and whole tungsten scrap will have a TNT equivalent of at least 11,5 tons.
            If we want to drown the cruiser, then the best is hard to wish for. For example, the tactical nuclear weapon “Davy Crockett” during the Cold War had the same TNT equivalent of 10–20 tons. Moreover, Crockett’s circular probable deviation was as much as 240 m, which reduced the probability of hitting the target by almost a hundred times. No matter how funny it may sound, the scrap falling from outer space is more effective than the light tactical nuclear weapons of the Cold War era. Fortunately, putting this mass of metal into orbit for impact is still a monstrously expensive enterprise. The American shuttles could take no more than three of these rods, while it would take at least several weeks and half a billion dollars to prepare the launch.
            Thanks to a powerful reusable carrier, SpaceX is going to reduce the cost of launching cargo into space, according to Elon Mask, “by 50 thousand times.” At the same time, even in the basic version, it will be able to deliver 100 tons to a low Earth orbit, and subsequently, the carrying capacity will be increased by another half. Even if Musk does not achieve the intended goal, the launch of a serial BFR is unlikely to be more expensive than $ 5 million. That is, delivery of one “rod of God” to the target will come out no more than half a million. It would seem to be too expensive. However, each hour of a B-2 flight costs more than $ 150, and a subsonic bomber requires at least 10 flight hours to hit a target. And it costs more than 3,3 billion. At the same time, the TNT equivalent of non-nuclear bombs delivered to the target by B-2 is only 10-15 tons, like a single tungsten rod (BFR can carry 10-15). Beat B-2 can stop the air defense. But to destroy more than a dozen refractory crowbars in hypersound will be difficult and promising S-500.

            https://www.popmech.ru/technologies/477282-smertonosnyy-dozhd-iz-kosmosa-novyy-vid-orbitalnogo-oruzhiya/
            There is no need to answer, just make sense.
            And further. I beg you to no longer strain about the school physics course for strangers to you. Yeah
  12. Gennady Fomkin
    Gennady Fomkin 31 May 2020 08: 00 New
    -6
    Quote: Volodin
    Quote: Gennady Fomkin
    Americans in rubber boots from the general store all the same fell into orbit.

    You can, of course, continue to be ironic about this, or even better write that the shooting of the Falcon 9 launch was carried out in Hollywood. But it would be better for us instead to take care of the implementation of our rocket and space programs. And then all these "trampolines" and "rubber boots" somehow sound frivolous - then we also laugh from the Ukrainian "maidan knocked on their heads" ...

    laughing The main thing is how the article is ready on time by free bloggers Houston we have problems?
    As far as I understand from the latest readings before breaking the connection with the ship. They did not reach the first cosmic speed. 27000 km / h is 7,5 km / s. What does this threaten? laughingI will not gloat. But now they can fly in a pathos ship in designer spacesuits ..
  13. Break through
    Break through 31 May 2020 08: 04 New
    -1
    Wait and see. We should not relax.
  14. Gennady Fomkin
    Gennady Fomkin 31 May 2020 08: 14 New
    -3
    Quote: Egoza
    Quote: pexotinec
    . But the costumes are still that masterpiece. It is rightly said that they were worked not by engineers, but by designers.

    Yes, Hollywood artists and seamstresses worked on them! in the same place, the new series of Star Wars gathered to shoot

    obviously Bosco di Ciliegi laughing
  15. Voltsky
    Voltsky 31 May 2020 08: 18 New
    -3
    Trump's statement on the “imminent creation of the greatest weapon in the United States”

    Yes, it seems that they have already created something that has no analogues and poses a serious threat - X-37B; with minimal changes, this is a space bomber, if you wish, you can even make it a "stealth", and given that it is capable of maneuvering makes it not vulnerable to any missile defense, except for neutron.
    1. Interlocutor
      Interlocutor 31 May 2020 15: 31 New
      0
      Fears are what you are telling)))). You don’t see him. Who needs one greets him at every turn)))))))))
      1. Voltsky
        Voltsky 31 May 2020 15: 41 New
        0
        Satellite inspector, not designed to inspect and counter actively maneuvering targets
        1. Interlocutor
          Interlocutor 31 May 2020 21: 24 New
          0
          And where does the satellite inspector .... He is not for observation ...
          1. Voltsky
            Voltsky 31 May 2020 22: 38 New
            -1
            Quote: Interlocutor
            And where does the satellite inspector .... He is not for observation ...

            Quote: Interlocutor
            You don’t see him. Who needs he greets him at every turn

            there are no other systems matching your description
  16. u4iy
    u4iy 31 May 2020 08: 26 New
    +3
    Hitler also constantly reiterated the creation of a wunderwafer. But this did not help him to avoid suicide!))))
  17. Gennady Fomkin
    Gennady Fomkin 31 May 2020 08: 30 New
    -4
    By the way, there is reportedly a toilet on this ship. It is located above the control screen. laughing
    1. Interlocutor
      Interlocutor 31 May 2020 15: 31 New
      0
      Right. so on my head
  18. Gennady Fomkin
    Gennady Fomkin 31 May 2020 08: 33 New
    -1
    So why are they afraid ...

    They postponed simply because the video had not yet been completed. laughing

    There is a take-off, the flight was taken off, but it’s not finished with landing
    1. Voltsky
      Voltsky 31 May 2020 08: 58 New
      -4
      a joke for 300 :)

      ren-tv should already be attributed to weapons of mass destruction; I remind you that in the 60s there was a cold war, if the USSR saw that there was no radio broadcast from the moon, all newspapers would write about it on the same day. And for the especially stupid Amerikos there, the reflectors on the moon left there so that you could carry the necessary equipment with you, use a laser to measure the distance to the moon, and even calculate and correct the information at what speed it is moving away from the earth.
      ps
      if any of the words is not clear, I can chew on the shelves - because of the previous post, I'm afraid that might be required.
  19. Gennady Fomkin
    Gennady Fomkin 31 May 2020 08: 37 New
    -4
    belay lol Let's go or come?
    1. Voltsky
      Voltsky 31 May 2020 08: 40 New
      +4
      Well flew and flew, hat-throwers grief, maskophiles happiness :) All the rest, by and large, do not care
  20. 7,62h54
    7,62h54 31 May 2020 08: 53 New
    0
    Another fascist boasts of a miracle weapon.
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  22. Gennady Fomkin
    Gennady Fomkin 31 May 2020 09: 28 New
    -3
    Quote: Voletsky
    Well flew and flew, hat-throwers grief, maskophiles happiness :) All the rest, by and large, do not care

    Why are you so violently reacting? laughing
  23. Courier
    Courier 31 May 2020 09: 40 New
    -2
    So much irony, as if it weren’t the United States who first created nuclear weapons.
  24. Tarasios
    Tarasios 31 May 2020 09: 47 New
    +1
    Likes Trump mega-pathetic promises to push. For his rule, I remember about a couple of dozen of these. True, none of them has yet been completed;) Professional showman, this is very felt)
    1. Boa kaa
      Boa kaa 31 May 2020 10: 47 New
      +2
      Quote: Tarasios
      Professional showman, this is very felt)

      "Showman" in / in Ukraine. And in the States - a businessman, a billionaire, who went bankrupt 6 times, but rose from the ashes, "like a Phoenix". And his grip is "businesslike", and his demeanor with "partners" is aggressive, "bullish", like that of gopniks from Odessa ...
      The absurdity of the demands is dictated solely by their own "Wishlist", without taking into account the interests and opinions of the opponent. But this absurdity rests on the economic and military power of the United States. And this is a fact, how sad it is to realize it. But here's the trouble: one "opponent" has powerful Armed Forces, the second - an economy of equal power, and both, it seems, are going to be friends against the hegemon ... That's where bad luck was formed ... Therefore, it is worth scaring the "intractable" super- duper wunderwolf. What if the one whose nerves are weaker, but the fifth / sixth column is stronger and freaks out inadvertently, and everything will work out!
      What is the "unnamed" not joking when God sleeps !?
      1. cniza
        cniza 31 May 2020 12: 29 New
        +1
        But the trouble is: one "opponent" has a powerful Armed Forces, the second has an economy of equal power, and both, it seems, are going to be friends against the hegemon.


        And plus they have all the necessary resources, independent of anyone.
        1. Boa kaa
          Boa kaa 31 May 2020 12: 31 New
          +2
          Quote: cniza
          And plus they have all the necessary resources, independent of anyone.

          This is precisely what infuriates the Yankees ... It's like a Faberge sickle to them! laughing
          1. cniza
            cniza 31 May 2020 12: 44 New
            +2
            In, if DPRK sent them on a hike, then there is no hope at all, but they just won’t calm down and can get some firewood along the way.
  25. onix757
    onix757 31 May 2020 11: 19 New
    +1
    It could even be. I suspect that such weapons could be tungsten scrap flying from space. And then according to the script of the film, to gather the owners of nuclear weapons at one table and strongly suggest resetting to zero.
    1. cniza
      cniza 31 May 2020 12: 27 New
      0
      You want to say that they want to stop the arms race?
    2. zwlad
      zwlad 31 May 2020 14: 47 New
      +1
      And what weight should be that crowbar to reach the target and hit it. And how many such crowbars need to be delivered into orbit?
  26. rotmistr60
    rotmistr60 31 May 2020 11: 22 New
    +4
    For the DPRK, Trump already had the most "beautiful, high-tech" rocket. The DPRK is in place and continues testing, the American AUG has gone home. Therefore, the new "greatest weapon" is another delightful breath of the American president.
    And I cannot touch on the topic of the American launch, which is also remembered in connection with this article. Below (in the article about the launch) there were so many admiration, rolling eyes to the sky and almost prayers for the Mask that it even became funny. One managed to write that this is "the greatest breakthrough of mankind", neither more nor less. Is this the first launch into space or the first human flight? Nevertheless, the measure of delight also needs to be felt.
    1. cniza
      cniza 31 May 2020 12: 25 New
      +1
      They roll somewhere, so they try to cling to any straws.
  27. Old26
    Old26 31 May 2020 12: 19 New
    0
    I just don’t understand, but is there any point in discussing Donald’s trepidation ???
    1. cniza
      cniza 31 May 2020 12: 23 New
      +1
      Well, as without the main woof. ... well, you understand, everything that happens is important in the world, without them there is no way.
  28. cniza
    cniza 31 May 2020 12: 21 New
    +1
    Donald Trump uses any convenient moment for self-PR.


    And will or will not be weapons is the second question.
  29. Old26
    Old26 31 May 2020 12: 39 New
    +2
    Quote: aszzz888
    Does it bother you that there are THREE astronauts in one ship, and one less in the other? Apparently one does not have to have theories of higher mathematics in order to compare the fact that there is less space for two. That's why mericatos are lying around.

    In fact, the Dragon is designed for 4 cosmonauts plus cargo or 6 without cargo. EMNIP should be about the same on "Federation" / "Orel" / "....."
    1. Alexandr Sharapov
      Alexandr Sharapov 31 May 2020 13: 02 New
      0
      “Soon we will land on Mars, and we will have the greatest weapons in history. I have already seen the development, even I can’t believe it, ”Trump said.
      Trump plans to fight the Martians - for this you need "the greatest weapons in history"
  30. Tneburashka
    Tneburashka 31 May 2020 12: 59 New
    -2
    They didn’t launch an ordinary rocket with bells and whistles, at the beginning I thought the Enterprise took off, and this is all like ours, such innovations are not a breakthrough
  31. Operator
    Operator 31 May 2020 13: 05 New
    -1
    As for the American, the relatively young Ilon Mask has grown fat in recent years - judging by the photo laughing
    1. Interlocutor
      Interlocutor 31 May 2020 15: 32 New
      +1
      Trump against his background is getting a little small.
    2. Selevc
      Selevc 1 June 2020 07: 45 New
      +1
      As for the American, the relatively young Elon Musk has grown fat in recent years
      Yes, in the photo on Trump there are clearly not enough six stars of the hero of the Soviet Union and on the Mask of the Komsomol badge !!!
  32. Fishery
    Fishery 31 May 2020 14: 56 New
    -3
    schA will begin ---- but they have blacks lynching))))) sarcasm if that)
  33. Prisoner
    Prisoner 31 May 2020 22: 08 New
    -1
    Something even felt sorry for Trump. His attempts are reminiscent of the throwing of Hitler, who was worn with a child prodigy, as with a written sack, at sunset of the Third Reich.
  34. Dmitry28
    Dmitry28 2 June 2020 18: 08 New
    0
    Trump, I'm sorry, the clown from the clowns. Even the official American media don’t put it at all, for example, here’s a translation of a CNN article on his recent actions https://medvedski.ru/tramp/