Perfection: The Air Force Would Love 200 New B-21 Stealth Bombers
The National Interest -

Kyle Mizokami

Security, Americas

Or maybe overkill?

Key point: The Air Force will eventually have an even more advanced B-21 bomber. At that point, why not build a lot more and phase out the old B-2?

On October 27, 2015, nearly thirty-four years to the day after Northrop Grumman was awarded the contract to develop the first stealth bomber, the U.S. Air Force awarded Northrop a contract for a new bomber: the B-21 Raider. While many of the details of the Raider are shrouded in mystery, we do...

Read this story at

Loading...

Related Articles