A good idea?
Key point: Washington's B-1B Bomber has been useful and iconic. However, the time has come to retire that vaunted weapon in favor of a new successor.
Earlier this year, the U.S. Air Force announced plans to retire the B-1B Lancer (also known as the “Bone”) in favor of the new B-21 Raider stealth bomber. The B-1B will remain in service for some time, but unlike its older cousin the B-52, its days are apparently numbered. The B-1B has served in a...
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