U.S. Air Force officials have demonstrated a weapons bay modification that would expand the internal weapons capacity of the B-1B by 75% and allow the bomber to carry a hypersonic missile.  The “expanded carriage” demonstration by the 412th Test Wing on Aug. 28 at Edwards Air Force Base, California, moves the bulkhead dividing the forward and forward intermediate weapons bays, which increases the length of the compartment to 269 in. from 180 in., the Air Force ...

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