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This airman’s common sense idea made life easier for the most overworked job in the Air Force
"We made our maintainers the priority."
The Air Force just took a major step towards slapping hypersonic missiles on a B-1B Lancer
The Air Force recently launched a stealthy cruise missile from an external weapons pylon on the venerable bomber.
Why the Air Force’s aging fleet of Cold War bombers is the US’s best hope against China
Since late January, Air Force B-1B and B-52 bombers, usually operating in pairs, have flown about 20 missions over key waterways, including the South China Sea, the East China Sea and the Sea of Japan
The US sent B-1B Lancers across Europe and the Pacific on the same day in a synchronized show of force
The U.S. sent six long-range strategic bombers flying across Europe and the Pacific last week in a coordinated show of force, U.S. Strategic Command said in a statement Monday
The B-1B Lancer is once again roaming the Pacific after ending its permanent presence in Guam
After ending its 16-year permanent bomber presence in Guam, the U.S. Air Force this week flew a B-1B Lancer to the Pacific as part of its new unpredictable deployment experiment to test crews' agility when sending heavy aircraft forces around the world.
The Air Force wants to load up B-1B Lancers with hypersonic missiles capable of smashing targets at Mach 5
The Air Force's favorite non-nuclear bomber may soon boast an arsenal of hypersonic missiles to scare the bejesus out of America's adversaries
The Air Force wants to get rid of some of its most well-known aircraft. Here’s what’s on the chopping block
The $207.2 billion total spending in the Air Force's 2021 budget request would part with a number of noteworthy aircraft, including 17 B-1B Lancer bombers and 44 A-10 Thunderbolt ground-attack aircraft
Air Force deployments just keep getting shorter: B1 bombers that flew to Saudi Arabia last week are already back home
The Air Force said nothing about the al-Baghdadi raid with which the deployment coincided
B-1B Lancer bombers just rolled up in Saudi Arabia in a surprise return to the Middle East
B-1B Lancer bombers landed at an air base in Saudi Arabia this week, marking a surprise return of the long-range bombers to the Middle East after they were pulled early this year
Constant deployments broke the Air Force’s B-1 fleet. Now the service is facing a major bomber shortfall
The constant deployments broke the B-1 fleet. It's no longer a question of if, but when the Air Force and Congress will send the aircraft to the Boneyard. But Air Force officials are still arguing the B-1 has value to offer, especially since it's all the service really has until newer bombers hit the flight line in the mid-2020s
The Air Force has just 7 B-1B Lancer bombers ready for war. It’s supposed to have 10 times as many
The Air Force's B-1B Lancer long-range bomber is supposed to be one of three critical strategic bombers in the Pentagon's inventory. At the moment, however, the Air Force's Lance fleet is an embarrassing mess
The Air Force’s B-1B Lancer fleet is stretched thin and falling apart, general says
The U.S. Air Force overcommitted its B-1B Lancer bomber fleet in Middle East operations over the last decade, causing it to deteriorate more quickly than expected, according to the head of Air Force Global Strike Command
Here’s Why The Ejection Seat Failed During That Fiery B-1B Lancer Emergency Landing
A “crimped” part prevented an ejection seat from a stricken B-1B Lancer bomber from firing in May during an in-flight...
Meet The Heroic Aircrew Behind That Fiery B-1B Lancer Emergency Landing
The Air Force on Friday formally recognized the actions of the B-1B Lancer bomber aircrew that saved both themselves and...
The Airmen Who Walked Away From That Fiery B-1B Landing Will Receive Medals For Heroism
The Air Force intends to award medals to an aircrew for saving themselves and their B-1B Lancer bomber in a...
New Details Surrounding That Fiery B-1B Emergency Landing In Texas Are Here
Editor’s Note: This article by Oriana Pawlyk originally appeared on Military.com, the premier source of information for the military and veteran community. B-1B...
A B-1 Lancer Made An Emergency Landing Just Before The Air Force Grounded The Entire Fleet
A B-1 Lancer made an emergency landing after experiencing an in-flight incident on June 1, less than one week before...
Air Force Grounds Entire B-1B Bomber Fleet Due To Dangerous Ejection Seat Malfunction
The Air Force has grounded its fleet of B-1B Lancers after an ejection seat reportedly malfunctioned on a crippled bomber...
3 Reasons The Legendary B-52 Bomber Will Outlive All Of Us
Do you remember when the defense industry could actually build airplanes? Not just build airplanes, but mass produce them in...
What’s On A B-1B Lancer Aircrew’s Wish List? Room For More Bombs
Editor’s Note: This article by Oriana Pawlyk originally appeared on Military.com, the premier source of information for the military and veteran...
The B-1B Lancer Will Rule The Skies For Another 20 Years — At Least
The B-1B Lancer, the backbone of the U.S. strategic bomber force and favorite aeronautical middle finger to North Korea, will...
Why The B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber Might Be America’s Most Dangerous Weapon
The B-2 Spirit is one of three strategic heavy bombers in Air Force service. Originally conceived to infiltrate the Soviet...
US May Deploy Even More Stealth Bombers To Korean Peninsula, Officials Say
Defense officials at the highest levels of South Korea's government told Yonhap News on Sept. 27 that the U.S. would deploy “strategic...
The Navy Just Successfully Tested A New Missile From A B-1B Lancer. Here’s Why Russia And China Should Be Scared
The U.S. Navy and Lockheed Martin have conducted the first free flight launch of an AGM-158C Long Range Anti-Ship Missile...
As North Korea Threatens Guam, US Runs Joint Bomber Drills… Out Of Guam
As the fiery rhetoric raged this week between an apparently nuclear ICBM-equipped North Korea and U.S. President Donald J. Trump,...