U.S. Air Force Integrating Precision Weapons into B-52 The Boeing B-52 Stratofortress has increased its bomb-carrying ability, dropping three Joint  Air-to-Surface Standoff Missiles (JASSM) from its internal weapons bay during a test at Edwards AFB, California. This is the first time JASSMs have been released from the aircraft’s conventional rotary launcher (CRL) within the internal weapons bay.  The test is one among many steps that will allow the B-52, which began ...


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