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A B-2 Spirit bomber after a mission over Iraq.

Here’s what the US Air Force has planned for all its bombers

From the venerable B-52 to the future B-21, the US leads the way in firepower and stealth technology. This is what the US has in the skies.
Military officials salute as a B-2 bomber flies overhead.

US Air Force planes can be rented for as little as $917 an hour — here’s how much bombers, fighters, and cargo planes go for

The Air Force has a plane for every mission, and with enough cash, those bombers, fighter jets, and massive cargo planes are available for a joyride.
Aircrew members do preflight checks on a B-1B Lancer bomber as part of an exercise at Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota, August 13, 2014.

The Air Force has picked a base to test the military’s new long-range anti-ship missile

The Long-Range Anti-Ship Missile is being developed as a standoff weapon for the Navy and Air Force, and Global Strike Command just cleared it for operational testing for the first time.
Ground crews prepare the B-1 bombers of the 77th Bomber squadron at RAF Fairford airbase.

Air Force Global Strike Command says B-1 bombers are good to fly, but is still trying to figure out what’s wrong with ejection seats

The command said a safety stand down, which was ordered on June 8, "allowed the command time to thoroughly evaluate the egress components and determine potential risks before returning to flight."
B-1B Lancer.

The US used the B-1B Lancer long-range bomber to strike Syria — here’s what it can do

It was the first time Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missiles were used in combat.
US Navy aircraft carriers USS Ronald Reagan, USS Theodore Roosevelt, and USS Nimitz and their strike groups in the Western Pacific with ships from the Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force.

The US Navy just showed North Korea its worst nightmare with 3 aircraft carriers and bombers in the Pacific

The US Navy just sent North Korea a clear message with three aircraft carriers and a handful of South Korean and Japanese destroyers in the Pacific.

Photos show US, South Korean, and Japanese aircraft on mission to flex on North Korea after ICBM test

“Let me be clear, if called upon we are trained, equipped and ready to unleash the full lethal capability of our allied air forces.”
Aircrew members do preflight checks on a B-1B Lancer bomber as part of an exercise at Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota, August 13, 2014.

Air Force Global Strike Command has ordered its B-1 bombers to stand down after finding ‘an issue with ejection seat components’

The order comes after a B-1B Lancer made an emergency landing in Texas in early May — an incident in which one of the plane's ejection-seat hatches appeared to have blown off.

One picture captures the might of the US Air Force’s bomber fleet in Europe

Nuclear-capable and heavy bombers are the most visible leg of the US's nuclear triad, and are often deployed to deter aggression and promote stability.