The Air Force’s new nuclear command will oversee the service’s nuclear-capable B-2A and B-52H bombers and ICBMs, but not its conventional-only B-1B bombers, according to an Air Force memo provided to Congress the week of Oct. 5, 2008. Here, a B-1B goes full flaps and hits the brakes to stop after landing at an air base in Southwest Asia.
Air Force photo by TSgt. Michael Boquette
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