AGM-86 ALCM

The “Secret Squirrel Seven’s” Senior Surprise: The B-52 Stratofortress Top Secret mission that launched the first strike of Operation Desert Storm

The “Secret Squirrel Seven’s” Senior Surprise: The B-52 Stratofortress Top Secret mission that launched the first strike of Operation Desert Storm

Operation Secret Squirrel On Jan.16, 1991, at 0636 local time, mission commander Lt Col John “Jay” Beard, aircraft commander Capt… Read More

4 months ago

US Military Analyst Explains why B-52 Bombers would have had no trouble getting through Soviet air defenses to their targets during the Cold War

‘As late as the 1980s, PVO was not particularly good at low altitude interception. Frankly, KAL 007 showed the world… Read More

4 years ago

Remembering the AGM-69 SRAM, SAC Bombers’ Short Range Attack Missile

AGM-69 SRAM entered service in 1972 and was carried by the B-52, FB-111A, and B-1B. The interesting video in this… Read More

4 years ago

USAF is Developing a New Nuclear Weapon for the Venerable B-52 Strategic Bomber

The newly designed ALCM will be fit with a newly designed warhead, known as the W80-4. For more than 60… Read More

5 years ago