B-2 Stealth Bomber

B-2 Stealth Bomber

Making a 200 Ton Aircraft Disappear is Impossible. Until it's Not.

The U.S. Air Force's B-2 stealth bomber is a key component of the nation's long-range strike arsenal, and one of the most survivable aircraft in the world. Its unique stealth characteristics allow it to penetrate the most sophisticated enemy defenses.

See the B-2 in Action

The B-2 at 30: Soaring with the B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber
B-2 Bomber in flight

10 Cool Facts about the B-2

Many people consider the B-2 an engineering marvel and one of the finest example of American air superiority.

Northrop Grumman is the B-2 prime contractor leading an industry team that works with the Air Force to modernize the B-2. We're ensuring that it remains fully mission capable against evolving worldwide threats.

A range of upgrade programs are improving the B-2's lethality: its ability to collect, process and disseminate battlefield information with joint force commanders or other local first responders worldwide, and its ability to receive updated target information during a mission.

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Crafting History: B-2 Miniseries

To build the world’s only stealth bomber, you need the best engineers. The revolutionary approach to bring the B-2 Spirit to life is as unique as the technologies that resulted from it. Discover what it took to turn a fantasy into a reality—directly from the team behind the B-2.

B-2 Technical Details Northrop Grumman

B-2 Technical Details

Learn about the strategic, long-range heavy bomber with low-observable technology.  The B-2 has all-altitude capability to penetrate the most sophisticated air defenses in nuclear and conventional missions.

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