In the U.S., was the latest bomber long range

The Secretary of the air force Deborah Lee James demonstrated the first visual project of the new bomber’s long range, which has a label-21. The presentation took place on Friday, February 26, 2016, during a Symposium of the air force Association in Orlando, Florida, said in a statement on the official website of the U.S. air force.

«This aircraft is the future for our pilots, and their opinion is important for this process,» said James.

It is emphasized that ready prototypes of the aircraft has not yet been established, and the visual design is based on a primitive design concept. The designation B-21 symbolizes the plane as the first bomber of the XXI century.

According to the Minister, B-21 can be launched from the continental United States and to provide air strikes in any part of the world. Explaining the similarity of the new concept with the bombers B-2, the Minister noted that In 21 from the beginning developed «on the basis of a set of requirements that allow the use of existing and Mature technology».

The development of a new aircraft recently entered the phase of design and production, and the air force plans to test the combat potential of a new bomber in the mid 2020s.

In the U.S., was the latest bomber long range 27.02.2016

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