US airstrikes hit Taliban in Afghanistan with precision guided munitions dropped by B-52 Stratofortress

US airstrikes hit Taliban in Afghanistan with precision

«During these strikes, a U.S. Air Force B-52 Stratofortress dropped 24 precision guided munitions on Taliban fighting positions, setting a record of the most guided munitions ever dropped from a B

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US Air Force B-52 drops record number of precision bombs

A U.S. Air Force B-52 Stratofortress dropped a record number of precision guided bombs on Taliban over the past 24 hours in Northern Afghanistan, the U.S. Forces-Afghanistan said in a statement

B-52 Wreaks Precise Deadly Havoc on Taliban in Afghanistan

According to the statement, a U.S. Air Force B-52 Stratofortress dropped 24 precision guided munitions on Taliban fighting positions, setting a record of the most guided munitions ever dropped from a B-52. Officials said the bomber was recently reconfigured with a conventional rotary launcher to increase its reach and lethality.

B-52 Destroys Taliban Training Camp Defenses In

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Feb 08, 2018 · U.S. military video showed precision-guided munitions dropped on three defensive positions around the training camp in Afghanistan’s Badakhshan province.

Author: NBC News

B-52 Sets Record For Most Precision Guided Bombs Dropped

A B-52 in Afghanistan just set the record for the most precision guided bombs dropped on a single mission. On 6 February, the military confirmed that they had dropped 24 smart bombs from the B-52 Stratofortress some time in the 96 hours prior.

US B-52 bomber sets bombing record in airstrikes against

A U.S. Air Force B-52 Stratofortress set a record for the most guided munitions ever dropped from a B-52 during a series of precision strikes against the Taliban in northern Afghanistan.

US bombing expands to Afghan province near Chinese border

“During these strikes, a U.S. Air Force B-52 Stratofortress dropped 24 precision-guided munitions on Taliban fighting positions, setting a record [for] the most guided munitions ever dropped

US B-52 Bombers Drop Record Munitions Load on Taliban Drug

Air Force B-52 Stratofortress bombers have delivered a record-setting load of ordnance on Taliban opium factories in Afghanistan, an Air Force general announced on Dec. 12.

US Air Force B-52 Shatters Bombing Record While Blowing

— USForces Afghanistan (@USFOR_A) November 20, 2017. When an Air Force B-52 dropped 19 smart bombs on Taliban opium and heroin facilities in Helmand Province, Afghanistan in November, Air Force Brig. Gen. Lance Bunch revealed the Trump administration has given the military authority to take the fight to the enemy in new ways.

U.S. B-52 Drops ‘Most Guided Munitions Ever’ on Jihadists

A U.S. Air Force B-52 Stratofortress recently launched an unprecedented 24 strikes on Taliban jihadists operating in a northern Afghanistan province that borders China, “setting a record” of the most bombs “ever dropped from a B-52,” the American military-NATO mission announced.

‘The Gloves Are Off’: US Air Force B-52 Shatters Record

When an Air Force B-52 dropped 19 smart bombs on Taliban opium and heroin facilities in Helmand Province, Afghanistan in November, Air Force Brig. Gen. Lance Bunch revealed the Trump administration has given the military authority to take the fight to the enemy in new ways.

B-52 drops record number of smart bombs on Taliban – Sky News

Feb 08, 2018 · A B-52 dropped 24 «precision guided munitions» on Taliban fighting positions in northern Afghanistan as part of a four-day campaign, according to US forces in the country.

Author: Sky News

Photos: B-52 Stratofortress bomber, just returned from

In February, the B-52 dropped a record number of smart bombs on the Taliban in Afghanistan, unloading 24 precision-guided munitions in a 96-hour period.

US airstrikes destroy Taliban camp in Afghanistan – YouTube

Feb 06, 2018 · Air Force B-52 drops record number of precision bombs on terrorist fighters, stolen Afghan National Army vehicles. FOX News Channel (FNC) is a …

B-52 Stratofortress > U.S. Air Force > Fact Sheet Display

For more than 40 years, B-52 Stratofortresses have been the backbone of the manned strategic bomber force for the United States. The B-52 is capable of dropping or launching the widest array of weapons in the U.S. inventory. This includes gravity bombs, cluster bombs, precision guided missiles and joint direct attack munitions.