These Upgrades Will Keep the B-52 Flying Into the 2040s
The National Interest -

Kris Osborn

Security, Americas

Could it eventually be a 100-year-old plane?

Two Air Force B-52 bombers and Japanese F-2 and F-15 fighters recently flew operations near the Chinese border over the Sea of Japan in a show of solidarity and resolve to function as a deterrent to Chinese provocations in the region. 

The aircraft conducted “intercept training” and long-range escort missions intended to replicate and prepare for warfare scenarios. The operation also included coordination with U.S....

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