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Sunday, November 12, 2017

A top secret desert assembly plant starts ramping up to build Northrop's B-21 bomber – Los Angeles Times

It is here that Northrop is building the Air Force’s new B-21 bomber, a stealthy bat-winged jet that is being designed to slip behind any adversary’s air defense system and deliver devastating airstrikes for decades to come. The Pentagon is aiming to buy 100 of the bombers by the mid-2030s for at least $80 billion, though the exact amount is classified.


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There are those who say that "stealthy" aircraft show up pretty clearly on longer wave-length radar.

Posted by: dearieme | Nov 12, 2017 2:45:33 PM