B-1B Lancer

B-1B test-launches cruise missile externally ahead of hypersonic weapons

A B-1B Lancer strategic bomber of the United States Air Force successfully carried out an external weapon release demonstration....


USAF tests B-1B Lancer capacity to carry hypersonic weapons

A B-1B Lancer strategic bomber of the United States Air Force successfully passed a captive-carry test of a hypersonic weapon....


Air Force grounds B-1B Lancer bombers fleet due to safety reasons

The United States Air Force grounded its fleet of strategic bombers B-1B Lancer on June 7, 2018, after a defect was found in the ejection system....


B-1B bomber joins Vigilant Ace drill in Korean Peninsula

The United States B-1B bomber flew on December 6, 2017 as part of Vigilant Ace ─ the joint United States and South Korea military exercise. The participation of US B-1B bombers in the exercise was previously announced by South Korean media, but not confirmed by the US Air Force....


US and South Korea begins large-scale joint aerial drill

The Vigilant Ace, the biggest-ever South Korean and United States joint air force drill, has started today. 12 000 US military personnel and over 230 aircraft are taking part in the exercise on the Korean Peninsula until December 8, 2017....