Pentagon to arm F/A-18 Super Hornet with hypersonic missiles

Could arming the F/A-18 Super Hornet with hypersonic missiles keep the aircraft relevant for the next decade or two as larger numbers ofF-35s arrive and the service prepares for stealthy, highly networked, 5th-Gen empowered, longer-range war? 

Pentagon to arm F/A-18 Super Hornet with hypersonic
missiles
Could arming the F/A-18 Super Hornet with hypersonic missiles keep the aircraft relevant for the next decade or two as larger numbers ofF-35s arrive and the service prepares for stealthy, highly networked, 5th-Gen empowered, longer-range war?