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B-52 Stratofortress

Older than the United States Air Force pilots who fly it, the subsonic, long range and arguably the most successfull workhorse of the American Military has to be the B-52 Stratofortress.

The swept wing, 8 engine aircraft can deliver a staggering 70,000 lbs of ordinance 8000 miles away (longer with inflight refueling.

Here’s a first person account from a Forbes magazine reporter who was lucky enough to take a ride in a North Dakota based B-52

Read This First-Person Acount When you were a kid, did you ever want to fly in an old B-52 workhouse bomber? I got the chance recently in remote Minot, ND, as part of a story on U.S. defense. Both the 91st Missile Wing and the 5th Bomb Wing are located in Minot, North Dakota.. Powerful US Air Force B-52 Bomber in Action ☮ Military Pride Most Powerful US Air Force B-52 Bomber in Action ☮ Military Pride. Thank you for watching !The Boeing B-52 Stratofortress is an American long-range, subsonic

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