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In the last three decades, aircraft engineers have added composite materials to wings to make them more flexible.
The video below shows the B-2's flexible wings.
The B-2's carbon-fiber composite material absorbs energy from aerodynamic stress and bend significantly in the vertical axis, with little change in flight attitude during the flexing.
This remarkable video of a Northrop Grumman B-2 Spirit stealth bomber undergoing wing flutter testing on June 14, 1995...
The U.S. Air Force announced it has deployed three nuclear-capable B-2 stealth bombers and 200 air personnel to Guam -- sending a strong signal to North Korea just a few days after its talks with South Korea.
U.S. Air Force/Tech Sgt Richard P. Ebensberger
Three B-2 Spirit strategic stealth bombers were deployed to Andersen Air Force Base in Guam.
The B-2 deployment in the region brings a nuclear bomber capability closer to North Korea.
Bombers regularly rotate through the region to conduct U.S. PACOM-led air operations.
Three B-2 Spirit strategic stealth bombers along with approximately 200 Airmen belonging to the 50 9th Bomb Wing, Whiteman Air Force Base, were deployed to Andersen Air Force Base,...