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A B-52H Stratofortress deployed from Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, takes off from RAF Fairford, England, Oct. 14, 2019.

US Air Force B-52 bombers are done flying with nuclear bombs, but they’re keeping the missiles

The B-52 bomber is no longer authorized to carry nuclear gravity bombs, but it will continue to carry nuclear-tipped cruise missiles.
A US Air Force B-52 in formation with Royal Air Force Typhoon fighters over the North Sea, October 28, 2019.

4 US B-52 bombers just got back from a month flying all around Europe — here’s what they were up to

Bomber task force deployments train US aircrews while reassuring partners and deterring foes, including into Arctic skies as these images reveal.
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.

Interesting cockpit video shows a Russian fighter running up on a US B-52 bomber

Russia released video footage of a Russian fighter intercepting a US bomber near its border. The video was shot from inside the fighter's cockpit.
Two U. Air Force B-52H Stratofortress bombers over the Pacific Ocean on a routine training mission, August 1, 2018.

US and Chinese bombers have been flexing their muscles over an important waterway

It's been a busy week for Chinese and US bombers, both of which have participated in military drills in the same neighborhood recently.
A B-52 Stratofortress returns to RAF Fairford, England, after flying a sortie over Norway, March 28, 2019.

A major US bomber deployment to Europe led to some amazing photos — and to some close encounters with Russia

US and Russian aircraft have been operating in close proximity to one another as a massive B-52 force trains alongside NATO allies in Europe.
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.