Steve Chapman on How the B-52 Became Immortal


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If and when the U.S. attack on Syria takes place, it will be different in some ways from any previous intervention. But it will have one thing in common with every war the United States has fought in the past 50 years, writes Steve Chapman: B-52s will be available for the fight. This bomber is the combat aircraft that will not die.