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The Air Force’s long-range strike bomber that will replace the antique B-52's developed during the cold war has officially been named the B-21 Raider.
The all-black plane has a distinctive, zigzagging shape and a low profile designed to make it hard to spot on radar.
It is 'projected to enter service in the mid-2020s, building to a fleet of 100 aircraft.'
It will be capable of operation by an onboard crew or piloted remotely.
The rendering bears more than a passing resemblance to the Air Force's B-2 bomber, which is also made by Northrop Grumman.
However the new document reveals it may not be that accurate.
'The released rendering shows a flying-wing design not dissimilar to the B-2, although simpler in shape.
'It resembles early proposed designs that later evolved into the B-2.'
TextGet ready to be disappointed again then.