U.S. Air Force Preparing To Potentially Go To Cold-War Era Status

Published: Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 11:23am
Updated: Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 3:19pm

For the first time since the end of the Cold War, the U.S. Air Force is preparing to put nuclear-armed bombers on 24-hour ready alert.

Former President George H.W. Bush took them off that status in 1991.

Marcus Weisgerber has written about this. He’s global business editor for Defense One, and he explained exactly this means.

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