The US Defense Department has unveiled its newest bomber—the B-21 Raider, which will serve as the backbone of America's bomber force.


This article by C. Todd Lopez, writing for the US Department of Defense, makes the following points:
  • US Defense Secretary Lloyd J. Austin said the B21 would fortify America's ability to deter aggression, now and into the future.
  • The aircraft is nuclear-capable and designed to accommodate crewed or uncrewed operations.
  • Like the B-2 Spirit, the B-21 Raider is a stealth aircraft.
  • The US Air Force expects to acquire a minimum of 100 of the aircraft.


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