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Northrop Grumman B-2 Spirit and AV-8B Harrier II

Northrop Grumman B-2 Spirit AV-8B Harrier II
Name: Northrop Grumman B-2 Spirit AV-8B Harrier II
Type: Strategic stealth bomber V/STOL ground-attack aircraft
Origin: USA USA/United Kingdom
Produced: 1987–2000 1981–2003
Unit cost: 737 million $ 24–30 million $ (1996)
Full description: Description, operators Description, operators


Range: 11,100 km 2,200 km
Max speed: Mach 0.95 (630 mph, 1,010 km/h) Mach 0.9 (673 mph, 1,083 km/h)
Service ceiling: 15,200 m -
Weight empty: 71.7 t 6,3 t
Weight max: 152.2 t 14 t
Crew: 2 1




Length: 21.0 m 14,12 m
Width: 52.4 m 9,25 m
Height: 5.18 m 3,55 m


Northrop Grumman B-2 Spirit
Northrop Grumman B-2 Spirit
Author: "B-2 Spirit original" by Staff Sgt. Bennie J. Davis III - This Image was released by the United States Air Force with the ID 060530-F-5040D-22. (Originally from en.wikipedia; description page is/was here.). Licensed under Public Domain via Commons - License
AV-8B Harrier II
AV-8B Harrier II
Author: By David Fierro Iglesias - flickr, CC BY 2.0, License