Tag: bomber aircraft

Commander of Air Combat Command to consider letting Air Mobility pilots...

But since transitioning a pilot from flying mobility aircraft to fighters or bombers would require about the same time for newly trained pilots to...

Ten bomber crews will train at Ellsworth AFB to learn how...

In the event of serious conflict the GPS system is probably one of the first systems any enemy will targetTen B-52, B-1 and B-2...

USAF is in need of 74 additional combat squadrons

Five more bomber squadrons are needed, there are now nine. The USAF also needs to add 14 refueling tanker squadrons to the 40 it...

USAF selects locations for B-21 Raider bomber

The B-21 Raider will replace B-1B Lancer and B-2 Spirit bomber aircraftThe U.S. Air Force (USAF) announced that will bed down the B-21 Raider bomber at...

USAF COULD RE-ENGINE ITS B-52 BOMBER FLEET WITH ROLLS ROYCE BR725

The Rolls Royce BR725 engines would require a reduced number of air refueling tankers, would avoid obsolescence risks older engines could pose and could...

PENTAGON TO EXAMINE IF B-21 PROGRAM HAS TOO MUCH SECRECY

“We are still in the early days of the B-21, but the Air Force has revealed more about the new bomber program than what...

IMPRESSIVE VIDEO SHOWS B-58 HUSTLER EJECTION CAPSULE TEST

When the B-58 Hustler entered service in 1961 the crew members had typical ejection seats, but to improve aircrew survivability at very high speed,...

AFGSC HAS DETERMINED THE CAUSE BEHIND 2016 B-52H CRASH AT ANDERSEN AFB

The cause of the mishap was that the pilot analyzed visual bird activity and perceived cockpit indications as a loss of symmetric thrust required...

INTERESTING PHOTO SHOWS THE ARRIVAL OF THE FIRST B-58 HUSTLER SUPERSONIC...

The B-58 Hustler was the world’s first bomber designed to sustain supersonic speeds during its mission profileTaken on Feb. 15, 1958, the impressive photo in...

SOME COOL PHOTOS OF B-2 SPIRIT STEALTH BOMBERS THREE-WEEK DEPLOYMENT AT...

The deployment was designed to ensure bomber crews maintain a high state of readiness and crew proficiency, and it provided opportunities to integrate capabilities with...

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