B-52

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Noun1.B-52 - United States military aircraftB-52 - United States military aircraft; B- stands for bomber
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
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forces used Boeing B-52 Stratofortress, a subsonic bomber aircraft to conduct the airstrikes.
Assigned to the Air Force Global Strike Commands Eighth Air Force, the 2nd Bomb Wing is equipped with more than 40 B-52H Stratofortress bombers.
Some of the Stratojets iconic features such as a swept-wing, all-jet design mounted on a high-wing aircraft sitting on tandem main landing gear with outrigger wheel bogies live on in Boeings B-52 Stratofortress.
Air Force fleet as of 2017, the other two being the B-2 Spirit "Stealth Bomber" and the B-52 Stratofortress.
Three decades ago, upon being assigned to the B-52 Stratofortress, his first reactions were disappointment and anger.
As far as Senior Airman Joshua Serafin, a crewchief with the 69th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron is concerned, it's a perfect time to wake up his baby--a B-52 Stratofortress bomber cleverly named Neanderthal.
Fifty years ago this November, a B-52 Stratofortress bomber crashed into a hill in Wisconsin's Northwoods, killing all nine people on board.
The USAF bomber presence, meanwhile, is consolidated at Al Udeid, where in April the latest arrivals were Boeing B-52H Stratofortress strategic bombers, the first two of which arrived at the airbase on 9 April 9, replacing six Rockwell International/Boeing B-1B Lancers that returned to the US in February 2016.
A B-52 Stratofortress is a long-range, heavy bomber aircraft with a wingspan of about 185 feet (56m) and a length of 159 feet (48.
FLORIDA (CyHAN)- "A B-52H Stratofortress preparing to take off for a Continuous Bomber Presence mission aborted on take-off and caught fire at approximately 8:30 a.
M2 EQUITYBITES-April 5, 2016-Historic B-52 Stratofortress being restored in New Mexico
Air Force C-17 Globemaster III, F-16C/D Fighting Falcon and B-52 Stratofortress, and the Sukhoi Su-30MKM from the Royal Malaysian Air Force.