Afghanistan Flag

Afghan War News

Menu

Home

Afghan War
News Blog

Weekly Newsletter

Daily Read

Security Force Assistance

General Info
  
Security
  
Governance
  
Development

Maps

Glossary

Site Map



Map of Afghanistan



B-1 Bomber

 

The B-1 Lancer bomber was ushered into service as a long-range bomber designed to deliver nuclear weapons. It was later converted over to conduct bombing missions with non-nuclear bombs. In addiion, it assumed a role in Afghanistan and Iraq as a close-air-support aircraft.


News Reports about B-1 Lancer

December 30, 2015. "The B-1 bomber: The underappreciated workhorse of America's air wars", The Washington Post.

 


All external sites open up in a new window.
Please report broken links or inaccurate content to the webmaster at staff@afghanwarnews.info
© Copyright 2010-2017