One Hot Bomber
- Low-Level Flight With The `BONE.'. Swoboda, Hans // Flying Safety;Mar2000, Vol. 56 Issue 3, p12
Describes the flying characteristics of the B-1 Bomber aircraft.
- Air Force Eyes Quick Integration of Sniper Pods On B-1B For Use In Iraq. Sirak, Michael // Defense Daily;8/24/2006, Vol. 231 Issue 35, p2
The article reports on the plan of the U.S. Air Force to field Lockheed Martin's Sniper advanced targeting pod (ATP) on the B-1B Lancer bomber aircraft in short order to support combat activities in Afghanistan and Iraq. The advanced targeting technology and capability of Sniper ATP to...
- Power, Speed, Lethality. Cuffy, Una // Airman;Aug2002, Vol. 46 Issue 8, p2
Features the B-1 Lancer aircraft of the U.S. Air Force. Vital force of the U.S.' long-range bomber force; Patience and accuracy brought to the war on terrorism; Weapons carried by the Lancer; Performance.
- Bomber Recall. // Citizen Airman: The Official Magazine of the Air National Guard ;Dec2004, Vol. 56 Issue 6, p17
Focuses on the process of bringing back a retired B-1B bomber back to active duty of the U.S. Preservation of national aerospace assets; Acceptance inspection of the aircraft.
- CORRESPONDENCE. Smit, Dexter Jerome; Rea, William; Leblache, Pierre E.; Sutterfield, Karl; McKenna, James T. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;7/12/2004, Vol. 161 Issue 2, p6
Presents several letters to the editor, related to aviation and space technology. Impact of the B-1 Bomber program of former U.S. President Ronald Reagan, on the economic development of the U.S.; Methods used in rovers, to improve their ability to extract themselves from craters; Physical...
- The Rehabilitation of the B-1. Robertson, Maurice // National Review;3/3/1978, Vol. 30 Issue 9, p266
The article reports on developments relevant to the rehabilitation of the military aircraft, the B-1 bomber in the United States. It tells of existing policies on the production and utilization of military airplanes, reasons for the termination of the B-1 program, financial considerations for...
- THE B-1 BOMBER, AGAIN. Roche, John P. // National Review;11/13/1981, Vol. 33 Issue 22, p1370
The article questions the wisdom of the plan of U.S. President Ronald Reagan to build B-1 strategic bombing aircraft. It explains the origin of some of the military aircraft of the U.S., such as F-111 and the B-52 bomber. It provides information on Soviet Union aircraft that allegedly can...
- Did Someone Mention Arms Control?: The B-1 Ballyhoo. Ognibene, Peter J. // New Republic;6/17/72, Vol. 166 Issue 25, p17
Focuses on costs for the development of the B-1 bomber in the U.S. air forces. Estimation of tankers' costs required for the operation of bombers; Information on the testing program of bombers; Comment on the contract given by the U.S. air force to Boeing Corp. to test the feasibility of...
- Bombing Empty Holes. Ognibene, Peter J. // New Republic;5/12/73, Vol. 168 Issue 19, p18
Presents information on costs incurred in the development of B-1 bombers. Information on the burden that would be borne by the U.S. taxpayers to arm, support and maintain the B-1 bomber fleet; Development of B-1 bombers to replace the B-52 as the workhorse of the Strategic Air Command; View that...