B61

“Photo of damaged B61 nuclear bomb at RNLAF Volkel Air Base was a training dummy,” Pentagon says

“Photo of damaged B61 nuclear bomb at RNLAF Volkel Air Base was a training dummy,” Pentagon says

Los Alamos National Laboratory included the picture of a damaged B61 nuclear bomb in a 2022 presentation for student job… Read More

1 year ago

B-2 Spirit stealth bombers conduct elephant walk to warn North Korean leader Kim Jong Un

The B-2 Spirit capability to carry B61 and B83 nuclear bombs is a strong warning message against North Korean leader… Read More

1 year ago

F-35A drops mock B61-12 nuclear bomb for first time completing final flight test of the nuclear design certification process

This event was the first release of the most representative B61-12 test asset from an operationally-representative F-35A. Two F-35A Lightning… Read More

3 years ago

[Video] F-15E drops mock B61-12 and becomes the first USAF aircraft compatible with the new nuclear gravity bomb

Besides the F-15E, the B-2, the F-16 and the F-35 will be certified to carry the B61-12. Sandia National Laboratories… Read More

4 years ago

USAF CARRIED OUT SECOND SET OF B61-12 NUCLEAR BOMB QUALIFICATION TESTS

The B61-12 consolidates and replaces four B61 bomb variants in the nation’s nuclear arsenal. The first production unit is scheduled… Read More

7 years ago

BEFORE DROPPING A LIVE MOAB ON ISIS CAVES, USAF TESTED THE INERT VERSION OF THE NEW B61-12 NUCLEAR BOMB

The B61-12 is the latest variant of the B61 nuclear bomb and will be compatible with the B-2A, B-21, F-15E,… Read More

7 years ago