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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP In the TMP Dawghouse15 Aug 2017 10:16 p.m. PST

"The B-2 Spirit is perhaps the most expensive bomber ever built, costing over $1 USD billion per aircraft (when all the R&D costs are factored in). For that money, though, there is a lot of capability this plane brings.

For instance, the B-2 is capable of dropping precision-guided weapons, namely the Joint Direct Attack Munition.

The GBU-31 is a 2,000-pound bomb, with the smaller GBU-38 packing a 500-pound warhead. Either can use Global Positioning System guidance to hit within about 35 feet of a target. Let's just say your day won't go well after that, nor will you have any chance of future improvement.

Its stealth technology also means that the only warning someone has that a B-2 is overhead with hostile intentions will be when the bombs hit…"
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Dwindling Gravitas15 Aug 2017 10:26 p.m. PST

Nominally interesting, but such an old video turned into "news"?

Not knocking you, Tango … just the site itself.

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP In the TMP Dawghouse16 Aug 2017 10:32 a.m. PST

(smile)


Sometimes… old news… became new news… (smile)

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Rdfraf Supporting Member of TMP17 Aug 2017 10:36 a.m. PST

Thanks!

I've never seen it!

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP In the TMP Dawghouse17 Aug 2017 10:35 p.m. PST

A votre service mon ami!. (smile)


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per ardua20 Aug 2017 3:55 p.m. PST

Why did Trump attack the Syrian airfield with cruise missiles instead of this type of strike?

Thanks for the video Tango

deephorse21 Aug 2017 1:05 p.m. PST

If some thought is applied the reason can be understood.

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