This B-52 Bomber is Now a Network Hub With Wings

The B-52 bomber is one the US Air Force's most iconic airplanes—but it's also beginning to show its age. Now, Boeing has decided to bring it right up-to-date with its new Combat Network Communications Technology (CONECT). Read More >>

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This Is Probably What the Start of WWIII Will Look Like

The B-52 Stratofortress can carry up to 30,000 pounds of weapons, including—most importantly!—nukes. And it can carry them virtually all around the planet, designed to start (or retaliate) nuclear warfare. Here's a look at armageddon, in night vision. Read More >>

How to Fly a B-52 Stratofortress Bomber

Despite their age — they have been flying since the 1950s — the B-52 Stratofortress is still the backbone of the US Air Force's strategic bombing force. These jet-powered beasts can deliver over 31 tonnes of weapons to any target around the globe. That includes nuclear weapons, of course. Read More >>

B-52 Low Pass Flyby Is Even Crazier Than You Thought

Remember that insane low pass flyby for that B-52 Stratofortress next to the carrier USS Ranger. Gizmodo Reader and retired US Air Force master sergeant has sent us the look from the ship. It's pretty bloody stunning: Read More >>

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Is This Insane Low Pass Flyby the Craziest Thing You’re Going To See Today? Most Probably Yes

I thought this was the craziest low pass flybyever, but obviously I was mistaken. After all, what you're seeing here is not a small fighter jet but a B-52 Stratofortress almost kissing the sea while flying by USS Ranger aircraft carrier. Read More >>