Recognizing the flexibility of the bomber leg of the triad, we will retain up to 60 deployed heavy bombers
, including all 18 operational B-2s.
During the five-year campaign, British Bomber Command's bombers and (later) American heavy bombers
We experienced a lot of wartime flying, both heavy bombers
built by AWA and also fighter aircraft.
The son of a Tyneside marine engineer, Norman enlisted in the RAF during World War Two and became the captain of various heavy bombers
( Wellingtons and Lancasters ( across Europe.
As day broke, American heavy bombers
dropped 3,000 tons of bombs on the shore defences during the 30 minutes preceding the landings.
Meanwhile,as US heavy bombers
paved their way eastwards on the first Italy to Russia shuttle raid, the German forces were reported to have sent up a captured Flying Fortress to join the formation.
research facilities were in many respects inferior to those available to European powers and only American heavy bombers
and transports were at the state-of-the-art in comparison to other nations, thanks to Boeing's persistence in the large airplane field.
The new aerial force will be lead by 50 combat planes, a mixture of Tornado GR4s heavy bombers
and Harrier GR7 ground attack jets.
The appointment of Sir Arthur Harris, who took over Bomber Command in 1942, and the build-up of the strike force of heavy bombers
such as the Lancaster, changed the course of the war.
These heavy bombers
expended more than 80 percent of the tonnage dropped thus far, according to Air Force officials.
As heavy bombers
continued to pound Taliban frontlines, the Northern Alliance staged a show of strength but there was no mention of when the major offensive it has promised will come.
last night launched the most devastating assault yet on Taliban front lines as US public opinion called for the war effort to be stepped up.