Pay the Price: America's Unstoppable B-2 Stealth Bomber Did Not Come Cheap
The National Interest -

Sebastien Roblin

B-2 Bomber, United States

Many defense writers have lamented the small number of B-2s procured. However, the B-2 cut was a ‘bet’ on a lack of great-power confrontation the Pentagon is probably thankful for today

Here's What You Need to Know: Even before the B-2 began production in 1993, the Cold War abruptly ended with the dissolution of the Soviet Union, largely taking the rationale for a nuclear-armed super bomber with it.

Since its inception in 1947, the U.S. Air Force has...

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