Bomber Money Down, Missile Money Up In Budget Request

Credit: LRS-B: Northrop Grumman
THE PENTAGON – Lower budgets for the Long-Range Strike Bomber (LRS-B) and a big boost for a replacement intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) are two surprises in the fiscal 2017 budget. Through fiscal 2020, the new budget takes $3.5 billion out of the LRS-B, and even with 2021 money – bringing...

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