posted on Nov, 6 2019 @ 11:18 PM
What's fascinating is that the RQ-180 was found to be a viable operational platform, cutting back the need for an all inclusive bomber like MightMight
the Great has suggested.
Toss some F-35 tech onto the B-21 plus a couple other goodies, and boom, you just saved a good amount of money on your next bomber, and you minimize
You also pave the way for a variation of the "loyal wingman" concept.
Northrop hit the jackpot and if the B-21 program doesn't hit too many set backs, it'll be a major win for the USAF.