The Air Force plan is to keep the historic B-52 Bomber relevant and functional for decades well into the 2040s. The B-52 has previously been able to carry JDAM weapons externally, but with the IWBU the aircraft will be able to internally house some of the most cutting edge precision-guided Joint Attack Munitions and Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missiles, among others.
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South Korean President Moon Jae-in has ruled out the possibility of deploying nuclear weapons to his country despite growing tensions with North Korea.
Two U.S. Air Force B-1B Lancer Bombers and two KC-135 Stratotankers take off from Anderson Air Force Base, Guam, for a 10-hour mission, flying in the vicinity of Kyushu, Japan, the East China Sea, and the Korean peninsula on August 7, 2017. The B-1 Bomber Unit – 37th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron, deployed from Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota. U.S. Air Force video by Tech. Sgt. Richard P. Ebensberger.
The 2017 Solar Eclipse will be extraordinary as scientists plan for this rare US total solar eclipse that last happened almost a century ago. Here’s what to expect on August 21st and when and where to see the total eclipse. Watch this video to see all this and more!
“Shell,” a U.S. Air Force Lieutenant Colonel and Raptor squadron commander of stealth F-22 Lockheed Martin Raptors had a critical job to do: deconflict coalition operations over Syria with an irate Russia. “Shell” was just days into his first deployment to U.S. Central Command (Centcom) when U.S. Navy destroyers launched a surprise strike against the Syrian regime, pummeling Shayrat Airfield with dozens of Tomahawk cruise missiles.
President Trump tweeted Friday that U.S. forces are “locked and loaded” if military solutions are used in response to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s threats. CBS News Radio’s Don Kirk joins CBSN from Seoul to provide the attest insight into how South Korean President Moon Jae-In is navigating the latest developments on the Korean peninsula.
Aerospace Engineering presents this impressive documentary of China’s growth and development in the space program. China was independent and instrumental in their progression in moving into space. They deserve acknowledgement rather than any criticism for their work.
North Korea has made headway in its nuclear ambitions, developing a warhead that could fit on a ballistic missile that could reach the United States. CBS News senior national security analyst Fran Townsend joins CBSN with more.