The US’ B-21 Raider, a long-range stealth strategic bomber, was among the technologies cited by the American air force’s new secretary. Photo: Handout The US’ B-21 Raider, a long-range stealth strategic bomber, was among the technologies cited by the American air force’s new secretary. Photo: Handout
The US’ B-21 Raider, a long-range stealth strategic bomber, was among the technologies cited by the American air force’s new secretary. Photo: Handout

China-US arms race set to quicken as American air force chief ups ante

  • US Air Force’s new secretary Frank Kendall seeking to raise spending on technologies that could threaten adversaries
  • Chinese military modernisation is ‘moving faster than I might have anticipated’, he says

Topic |   US-China relations
The US’ B-21 Raider, a long-range stealth strategic bomber, was among the technologies cited by the American air force’s new secretary. Photo: Handout The US’ B-21 Raider, a long-range stealth strategic bomber, was among the technologies cited by the American air force’s new secretary. Photo: Handout
The US’ B-21 Raider, a long-range stealth strategic bomber, was among the technologies cited by the American air force’s new secretary. Photo: Handout
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