B-2 Stealth Bomber
Making the detectable undetectable. That’s Defining Possible.
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
10 Cool Facts about the B-2
Many people consider the B-2 an engineering marvel and one of the finest examples 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.
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
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.