B-2 Technical Details

B-2 Technical Details Northrop Grumman

Type Strategic, long-range heavy bomber with low-observable technology and all-altitude capability to penetrate the most sophisticated air defenses in nuclear and conventional missions
Power Plant Four General Electric F118-GE-100 turbofans, each 17,300 lbs. thrust.
Crew Two (pilot and mission commander)
Wingspan 172 feet
Length 69 feet
Height 17 feet
Top Speed High subsonic
Combat Ceiling 50,000 feet
Range 6,000 nautical miles (unrefueled) 10,000 nautical miles with one refueling
Payload > 40,000 lbs.
Maximum Gross Takeoff Weight 336,500 lbs.


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