B-2 Bomber and NATO's Air War for Kosovo

Trial by Fire for NATO

Putin Never Forgot

Airpower Success

B-2 Stealth Bomber

20 years ago, NATO goes to war for the first time, and so does America's B-2 stealth bomber.  It's March 24, 1999.  Two B-2 bombers snap off their running lights high over the Mediterranean Sea and climb to combat alititude to begin their target run over Yugoslavia.  Cruise missiles expode below them.  Enemy MiG-29s are airborne. It is night one of NATO's Operation Allied  Force.  Read more about  the 78-day air campaign that followed.