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B-52 hypersonic kill chain demonstration

US Air Force stages hypersonic weapon strike demo during Northern Edge

The successful strike demo comes after the less successful first live fire of the hypersonic AGM-183A ARRW earlier this year.
B-52H Stratofortress in Qatar

More B-52 bombers arrive in Middle East to support Afghanistan drawdown

The withdrawal from Afghanistan is in full swing and the US armed forces have already retrograded 60 C-17 loads worth of material out of the coountry.

US B-52s getting new wheels, carbon brakes

New wheels and carbon brakes are necessary for the US Air Force's now 66-year-old B-52s to remain in service into the 2050s.
Wise Guy bomber

Second US B-52H bomber resurrected from boneyard enters service

Wise Guy joins Ghost Rider, which was the first B-52 to be regenerated in 2015, and brings the number of B-52s mandated by Congress to 76 aircraft.
B-52H Stratofortress bomber “Wham Bam II” at Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota.

US B-52 bombers fly Middle East mission in message to Iran

Multiple partner nations accompanied the US bombers at different points during the flight, including Israel, Saudi Arabia and Qatar.
Stratofortress in Guam

US deploys four bombers to Guam for strategic-deterrence mission

Four B-52H Stratofortress bombers landed in Guam on January 28 for operations in the Indo-Pacific region.

US B-52 bomber duo on Middle East mission in wake of...

A pair of US Air Force B-52 strategic bombers took off from Minot Air Force Base on Saturday for a Middle East...
Russian Flanker intercept of B-52 bombervideo

US releases video of daring Su-27 intercept of B-52 bomber over...

The US Air Force has released video footage of two two Russian Su-27 Flanker pilots intercepting a B-52...
Stratofortress with hypersonic weapon

US Air Force completes another ARRW hypersonic weapon test

The ARRW hypersonic prototype is set for its first booster test flight later this year.

B-52 bomber integrates with two US Navy carriers over South China...

A US Air Force B-52 Stratofortress bomber from the 96th Bomb Squadron took off from Louisiana earlier this week to take part...
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