The US Air Force just broke cover on its first new bomber in decades. See photos of the new B-21 Raider.

The B-21 Bomber was unveiled Friday.
The Air Force unveiled its new stealth bomber in Palmdale, California on Friday.
The B-21 Raider was made by Northrop Grumman and is a sixth-generation aircraft.
The aircraft’s first flight is projected for 2023, though the timing will depend on ground test outcomes.

The B-21 Raider is the first new American bomber in more than 30 years.The B-21 Bomber was unveiled on Friday.

The Air Force unveiled the first new US stealth bomber in decades on Friday, following years of covert development.

The B-21 Raider is a sixth-generation aircraft intended to serve as the backbone of America’s fleet amid increasingly rocky relations with China and Russia.

The sleek stealth bomber made by Northrop Grumman made its public debut at an Air Force facility in Palmdale, California.

The Friday event was the first time since 1988 that a new US bomber received a public unveiling.

The aircraft’s first flight is projected for 2023, though the actual timing will depend on…

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