A once-empty parking lot at Northrop Grumman Corp.’s top secret aircraft plant in Palmdale is now jammed with cars that pour in during the predawn hours. It is here that Northrop is building the Air Force’s new B-21 bomber.
A once-empty parking lot at Northrop Grumman Corp.’s top secret aircraft plant in Palmdale is now jammed with cars that pour in during the predawn hours. It is here that Northrop is building the Air Force’s new B-21 bomber. Myung J. Chun Los Angeles Times/TNS file
A once-empty parking lot at Northrop Grumman Corp.’s top secret aircraft plant in Palmdale is now jammed with cars that pour in during the predawn hours. It is here that Northrop is building the Air Force’s new B-21 bomber. Myung J. Chun Los Angeles Times/TNS file

Air Force’s new stealth bomber will replace older models. But the B-52 is still going strong.

February 19, 2018 01:12 PM