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  • Report: US strategic bomber spending totals $58B through 2024


    The US government expects to spend $33.1B building its next-generation strategic bomber over the coming decade and a further $24.4B upgrading the Northrop Grumman B-2 and Boeing B-52, according to a 30 July Government Accountability Office report.


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  • Report: US strategic bomber spending totals $58B through 2024


    The US government expects to spend $33.1B building its next-generation strategic bomber over the coming decade and a...


  • Report: US military needs to rethink its precision strike portfolio


    ​The US military is overly invested in short-range direct attack bombs and not enough in long-range, stealthy smart...


  • US report calls for dual-capable F-35C and tactical nukes


    ​A US think tank has proposed installing nuclear weapons on the C-model Lockheed Martin F-35 Joint Strike Fighter for...


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  • Report: US strategic bomber spending totals $58B through 2024

    News | 31 Jul 2015 00:04 | James Drew

    The US government expects to spend $33.1B building its next-generation strategic bomber over the coming decade and a further $24.4B upgrading the Northrop Grumman B-2 and Boeing B-52, according to a 30 July Government Accountability Office report.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Report-US-strategic-bomber-spending-totals-58B-through-2024-415235/
  • OPINION: Ageing US nuclear bombers not fit for a superpower

    News | 06 Jul 2015 08:07 | Flight International

    ​The United States’ nuclear bomber force has something of a morale problem.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-Ageing-US-nuclear-bombers-not-fit-for-a-superpower-414290/
  • Report: US military needs to rethink its precision strike portfolio

    News | 24 Jun 2015 17:13 | James Drew

    ​The US military is overly invested in short-range direct attack bombs and not enough in long-range, stealthy smart weapons and aircraft, and this must change if it ever expects to challenge the air defences of nations like China, Russia, Iran or North Korea.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Report-US-military-needs-to-rethink-its-precision-strike-portfolio-414002/
  • US report calls for dual-capable F-35C and tactical nukes

    News | 22 Jun 2015 17:59 | James Drew

    ​A US think tank has proposed installing nuclear weapons on the C-model Lockheed Martin F-35 Joint Strike Fighter for deployment aboard aircraft carriers as a hedge against Russia and China.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-report-calls-for-dual-capable-F-35C-and-tactical-nukes-413936/
  • ANALYSIS: It's large and lethal, but is LRS-B a bomber?

    News | 10 Jun 2015 20:01 | James Drew

    The US Air Force is preparing to spend upwards of $60 billion on a large stealth aircraft that will eventually replace the Boeing B-1 Lancer, B-52 Stratofortress and succeed the Northrop Grumman B-2 Spirit – but don’t call it a bomber.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Its-large-and-lethal-but-is-LRS-B-a-bomber-413378/
  • Boeing expects more Massive Ordnance Penetrator orders

    News | 18 May 2015 19:20 | James Drew

    ​Boeing’s weapons business expects to see additional orders of its Massive Ordnance Penetrator (MOP) “in the near term” as the US Air Force continues to modify and evolve the 30,000-pound bunker munition to destroy fortified and deeply buried targets.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-expects-more-Massive-Ordnance-Penetrator-orders-412453/