stealth bomber

USAF releases first official photos of B-21 Raider stealth bomber in flight

USAF releases first official photos of B-21 Raider stealth bomber in flight

First official photos of B-21 Raider stealth bomber in flight Taken at Edwards Air Force Base (AFB) the pictures in… Read More

1 month ago

The story of when a USAF B-2 Spirit bombed Chinese Embassy in Belgrade during Operation Allied Force

The B-2 Spirit The first B-2A Spirit was publicly displayed on Nov. 22, 1988, when it was rolled out of its hangar… Read More

2 months ago

The USAF won’t buy more than 100 B-21 Raiders

The USAF won’t buy more than 100 B-21 Raider bombers USAF won't buy more than 100 B-21 stealth bombers. This… Read More

2 months ago

Northrop Grumman greenlighted to begin B-21 Raider bomber production

Northrop Grumman awarded low-rate initial production contract for the B-21 Raider bomber William LaPlante, undersecretary of defense for acquisition and… Read More

5 months ago

Did you know a man bought all the spare B-2 windshields and used them in his daughter’s tree house? The USAF had to buy them back to replace a damaged Spirit windshield.

The B-2 Spirit The B-2 Spirit is a multi-role bomber capable of delivering both conventional and nuclear munitions. A dramatic… Read More

5 months ago

US Navy EA-18G Growler pilot explains why Jamming Pods don’t turn a non-stealth aircraft into a stealth aircraft

The EA-18G Growler jamming pods The EA-18G Growler Airborne Electronic Attack aircraft is a variant in the F/A-18 family of… Read More

8 months ago

USAF and Northrop Grumman release New Photos of the B-21; Raider has begun engine runs

B-21 Raider new photos and engine runs The US Air Force (USAF) announced on Sep. 12, 2023 the B-21 Raider… Read More

10 months ago

The story of the Horten Ho 229 WWII German low-drag Bomber, the first Stealth Aircraft that never was

Stealth aircraft Low observable technology, widely known to the world as stealth, aims to reduce as much as possible the… Read More

10 months ago

Runway of Whiteman AFB damaged by fire that broke out after emergency landing of B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber following an in-flight malfunction

A Whiteman AFB B-2 Spirit stealth bomber aircraft was forced to make an emergency landing during routine operations no Dec.… Read More

2 years ago

B-21 Raider, the World’s First Sixth-Generation Aircraft, makes public debut; will become backbone of USAF bomber fleet

The event did not provide much new information about the B-21 Raiders’s capabilities, though; no further programmatic details, such as… Read More

2 years 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

2 years ago

B-2 Crew Successfully Tested JASSM-ER Cruise Missile, Northrop Grumman and the USAF are continuing Spirit stealth bomber Modernization

The B-2 Spirit successfully released a Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile – Extended Range (JASSM-ER) during a flight test in December.… Read More

2 years ago

Here’s why the Horten Ho 229 WW II German low-drag Bomber may have been the First Stealth Aircraft (although it Never Entered Service)

If it were true that the Horten Ho 229 was conceived not only as a low-drag bomber but also to… Read More

2 years ago

Six B-21 Raider Stealth Bombers in Production, Fuel Control Software Already Tested – Air Force Global Strike Command Top General says

US Air Force Secretary Frank Kendall stated in september 2021 that five B-21s were in production. Maj. Gen. Jason R.… Read More

2 years ago

USAF releases new B-21 Raider artist rendering with Edwards Air Force Base as the backdrop

The USAF released a new B-21 Raider artist rendering graphic on Jul. 6, 2021. As with past renderings, this rendering… Read More

3 years ago

USAF top secret B-21 bomber to fly for first time in Mid-2022, Second Raider under Construction

The B-21 will be available for service around 2026 or 2027. While the first B-21 is expected to roll out… Read More

3 years ago