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The B-52 with all its ammunition.

The US sent a B-52 bomber through the South China Sea for the first time in months

The bomber overflight comes as the US Navy sails warships past Chinese-occupied islands in the South China Sea and through the Taiwan Strait.
The B-52 with all its ammunition.

US B-52 bombers are getting new ‘eyes’ that will make them deadlier than ever and keep them lethal for decades

US Air Force B-52s are expected to receive a major radar upgrade that will allow it to engage the enemy in new ways, such as maritime strike.
Two U.S. Air Force B-52H Stratofortress bombers fly over the Pacific Ocean during a routine training mission Aug. 2, 2018.

US B-52 bombers are getting an upgrade that will let them drop smart bombs like never before

America's longest-serving bombers are getting an upgrade that will allow them to drop more bombs in a single run, making them much more lethal.
Wreckage of US aircraft are seen at the Military History Museum in Hanoi, Vietnam November 5, 2018.

Check out these spooky photos of shot down US aircraft on display at Vietnam’s military museum in Hanoi

The museum says it has the US aircraft on display, including a B-52 and two A-1 Skyraiders, to mark the victories and failures of the American empire.
Two U.S. Air Force B-52H Stratofortress bombers fly over the Pacific Ocean during a routine training mission

US B-52 bombers tore through the South China Sea in a power play ahead of a sit-down between the US and Chinese defense chiefs

Ahead of a meeting between US and Chinese defense chiefs, US Air Force B-52 bombers tore through the South China Sea, the site of recent showdown between a Chinese destroyer and a US warship.
A U.S Air Force B-52 is seen through the window of another during a training mission in the United Kingdom's airspace

US sends B-52 bombers ripping through the contested South China Sea twice in less than a week as tensions soar

The US sent B-52H Stratofortress heavy long-range bombers through the disputed South China Sea twice in three days. The flights come at a time of rising tension between Washington and Beijing.
Two U.S. Air Force B-52H Stratofortress bombers fly over the Pacific Ocean during a routine training mission Aug. 1, 2018

A B-52 bomber shows how it can lay a devastating minefield at sea from nearly 50 miles away in a warning to US rivals

A B-52H Stratofortress heavy long-range bomber reportedly demonstrated the ability to deploy powerful sea mines from the air at distances of nearly 50 miles during the latest Valiant Shield exercises.
A US Air Force B-52H Stratofortress bomber takes off from Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, on a higher headquarters-directed Continuous Bomber Presence mission

‘Everybody loves the B-52’: Step aboard one of the massive bombers patrolling the front line in the Pacific

The US has been carrying Continuous Bomber Presence missions over the Pacific since 2004, working to reassure allies and send a message to rivals.
North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un is seen as the newly developed intercontinental ballistic rocket Hwasong-15's test was successfully launched, in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang November 30, 2017.

The US reportedly called Kim Jong Un’s bluff by demanding its nukes — and North Korea is flipping out

Media from Pyongyang on Tuesday complained about a host of issues, from the US demanding unilateral and complete denuclearization of North Korea, to certain unsavory comments made by Trump officials, and to US and South Korean military exercises.
A U.S. Air Force B-52 Stratofortress takes off from Andersen Air Force Base (AFB), Guam, August 24, 2016.

The B-52 bomber is leaving the Middle East after a record-breaking run against ISIS

The last B-52 bomber left US Central Command's area of responsibility on April 7 after being the go-to bomber for operations against ISIS and the Taliban.