Why North Korea’s Worst Nightmare is the B-21 Stealth Bomber

May 16, 2018 7:15 am nationalinterest.org
Why North Korea’s Worst Nightmare is the B-21 Stealth Bomber

For conventional missions, the B-21 will carry the JASSM-ER conventional cruise missile and two-thousand-pound GBU-31 Joint Directed Attack Munition satellite-guided bombs. The B-21 could use these weapons in a similar manner as its nuclear weapons, blasting its way through the enemy’s defenses before dropping JDAMs. Alternately, the B-21 could be used as a missile truck, launching up to sixteen JASSM-ERs at enemy targets from a distance, or penetrating less sophisticated enemy defenses to deliver…

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