People were horrified to see three Northrop Grumman B-2 Spirit nuclear bombers flying simultaneously over the US residential area. B-2 stealth bombers, one of the most expensive aircraft in the world, often fly at high altitudes and escape the public eye. This aircraft is so deadly that the US has not sold it to any country. Now the video of this incident is becoming fiercely viral on social media.
B-2 bombers seen flying in Utah state
All three aircraft are spotted flying in the state of Utah. Explain that the US Air Force’s Hill Air Force Base is present in this state. The base of B-2 stealth atomic bombers is also present here. These aircraft often fly from the Hill Airforce base and patrol different areas of the US.
These three aircraft were not seen on the radar
A Twitter user named SLCScanner shared this video and wrote that this is something you don’t see every day. I saw three planes flying together in Utah County. While nothing is visible in radar or automatic dependence surveillance-broadcast (ADSB). Explain that the positioning of aircraft can be checked with the help of ADSB.
B-2 Spirit can fly with 16 nuclear bombs
The B-2 Spirit is considered to be the deadliest bomber in the world. This bomber aircraft can carry 16 B61-7 nuclear bombs simultaneously. Recently its fleet has included extremely lethal and precise hitting B61-12 atomic bombs. Not only this, it easily penetrates into its territory by dodging the enemy air defense. One thousand kilo conventional bombs can also be deployed on this bomber. It is considered to be the most effective bomber for attacking the enemy ground.
America has a total of 20 B-2 bombers.
In 1997, a B-2 spirit bomber cost around $ 2.1 billion. The US has a total of 20 B-2 Spirit Stealth Bombers. This bomber is capable of hitting 11 thousand kilometers while flying at an altitude of 50 thousand feet. Once refueled, it can attack up to 19 thousand kilometers. The aircraft has proved its capability in Kosova, Iraq, Afghanistan, and Libya.