Hi everyone! We're hard at work trying to keep our community clean, so if you see any spam, please report it here and we'll review ASAP!  Thanks a million!
8,819 Users Online
  • 640,129,772 Downloads
  • 1,696,349 Wallpapers
  • 1,565,068 Members
  • 12,971,712 Votes
  • 5,965,287 Favorites
Upload Wallpapers

Categories

View All (3,133)
Airfields (441)
Antique (2,182)
Blimps (53)
Commercial (2,394)
Concepts (127)
Gliders (42)
Helicopters (853)
Hot Air Balloons (375)
Military (7,891)
Missiles (56)
Private Planes (445)
Space (Link)
Other (730)
Downloads: 640,129,772
Aircraft Walls: 13,221
All Wallpapers: 1,696,349
Tag Count: 9,948,936
Comments: 1,959,854
Members: 1,565,068
Votes: 12,971,712

8,819 Users Online
306 members, 8,513 guests
11betproperty, activekitten70, actordollar92, africaconga2, alibiyoke15, Amandy, answerbutane2, appealflat71, ariesyoke7, b52clublive, babiesant0, bakernet3, bakertoy5, bananapush5, barthramfuneralny, beamangle7, beetire8, bentsenbentsen86, Bestbyfarr, betflik5, bitecrop40, boltgray47, bookramie2, bootsprout36, bowlbudget25, brainleaf7, brainlung9, brarabbi70, brassramie5, breadbull69, breakfan79, brianpasta3, broberg19bailey, Buck40Gunn, Buck79Johansson, bucketisrael26, BulahAkins2, cactusnet2, cactusunit6, calfdouble88, canadabolt79, canadajail04, CarlsenYilmaz3, carsinger1, catmimosa55, causevest3, cellleg4, chairmaid0, chancecake5, chancecloth75, chimejail4, churchmodem03, clavemile12, clickbucket9, clockgong50, cloverdavid69, coiliran1, colonyocean13, copywing86, couturebebe.ro, crateisrael79, crimepull4, croptempo63, crowdhose8, crushbeaver8, crushbone13, crushdavid85, crushfile64, cucinacucina, cycleoutput94, cycletray30, danielcoluci32, datacrew, daywish0, dealgoat45, deckercowan4, Delaney75Webster, digitalmonkmarketing, dimebrian4, dimplellama9, dishheron6, dnglosangeles, dragoncloset8, dragongrey7, dropsyrup19, drugforce66, dryeel69, enjoynepaltreks, epiqinfotech, epochtwine1, errorsubway10, EspersenFyhn3, essentialstracksuits, facechime06, factjoseph4, familytaurus34, farmercow1, fieldwilhelmsen9, floorgolf52, foodbeggar3, forceprose5, forestbugle19, freedailyupdate, frenchgrouse48, fridaytemple9, frogharbor33, frostact2, gearyellow3, genderleaf90, ghostwhip8, gi8gamess, girdlesprout73, goldcrypto, golfmarch79, goosejeans5, grainarch5, gramrod73, grassdigger68, greecedelete32, griprobert1, groundbee8, Hadinumaan, handstitch17, helloffer7, helmetadvice4, hempnorth18, hornmove77, hotskiing7, hubpanda3, iconangora54, iggorustinnf, inchweasel62, israelcloth93, jellybody94, johngastro, joshuaisaac, JyothiB, Karenalyon, karenjean589, kendosyrup79, kisscorn5, ladegaardchurch2, lanbowl0, lawyerbarber52, leaddime1, leadorchid02, liftcheese17, linkbacon5, linkpig31, listpizza04, litterkick33, llamacocoa88, lockedward48, lockformat22, lovelylula, lucassloan2, lundsgaard24barnes, makeupbee47, malletcrayon5, malllist63, MancxMorgan, markwhip1, maxwellrye8, mayfeast88, menhill9, metalenergy02, metaltheory85, momdigger67, mrperfect1982s, nailreport97, nationjewel04, neckfrance87, neergaardralston79, nephewsweets45, nervebotany54, nestbed62, noteboard8, novelminute2, odgaarddillard3, offershock09, oliverelish09, orderwire5, owlbeauty35, p4npan, panpickle14, parks15wong, patioatom94, patiobeggar43, planetquiet05, plotcello39, poetvinyl57, policeshears48, polishmarch33, polishmonth50, pondwind44, poppybanana44, powertempo51, privatecheats, quailseal30, quillbongo74, quillpaste1, rabbitearth33, radiobath19, rainmaker615, rakhoitv30art, ratclient75, reasonrandom03, rebeccaabrown67, reddyanna, RichardHurley3, rivergalley44, roadrise5, roastcouch14, roastforce88, robinsponge02, rodroute16, rosegoldny, RosendalStephens86, rotatetwine97, RussellPetersen5, sailorcone1, sampancross53, sandracone9, saucebow0, sebastiansm01, securesail78, selfcochrane51, selfegg70, sharonsprout29, shrinemen79, Siegener, skatechain5, skiingmenu76, skservices59, skypisces7, sodaboard0, sodaparade4, sohail995577, soilbit7, sorefoh541, sparksauce2, spoonlow3, stagesink2, stagewhip8, StarlightSeeker, steprabbi3, stevenjeans59, storeshield02, streamrat17, studystitch03, stussy21, sugarframe5, SummersPloug1, susantimer56, sweetsmarket58, swerte99me, swisscolony6, syrupfont54, syrupleo08, taibinh88app, tailorkite75, takepeopleketo, TanCincinnati, tankergram3, targetitaly02, tedwilliams, Thistarry1, throatcircle57, throneclient7, tiepunch9, tightsradish73, TimesClothing, tirebacon02, tlamberinet, Toproofersofdecatur, traykiss8, trialasia1, trickson14, turkeylisa0, tyvekapril46, tyvekrod6, univest, vasefear7, vb777clubonline2024, vesselclimb68, vinhlactran30, viseemery07, Vnappeared088, WallaceKnight8, waterdash6, waterpansy85, Waugh04Ditlevsen, weaselevent3, whitehead23chavez, whorldew52, wiley70richardson, winecrime0, womenbabies84, woodardhatch0, woolenquit9, wordrouter85, xcluinterior, xoso66one, yakplay49, Zenisonspamassage, zincbreak1
Most users ever online was 150,759 on 9/11/14.
Get your weekly helping of fresh wallpapers!

Leave us feedback!
Support This Site

Boeing B-52 Stratofortress

 Boeing B-52 Stratofortress - long range, Bomber, Boeing, B52
Flag This WallpaperAdd to FavoritesEnlarge Wallpaper
Wallpaper Description:
The Boeing B-52 Stratofortress is a long-range,subsonic, jet-powered strategic bomber.

The B-52 was designed and built by Boeing, which has continued to provide support and upgrades. It has been operated by the United States Air Force (USAF) since the 1950's.

The bomber is capable of carrying up to 70,000 pounds (32,000 kg) of weapons.

General characteristics

• Crew: 5 (pilot,copilot, radar navigator (bombardier),navigator, and Electronic Warfare Officer)(Originally, there was an additional crew member - the tail gunner. This position was eliminated with removal of the tail gun in 1991.)
• Length: 159 ft 4 in (48.5 m)
• Wingspan: 185 ft 0 in (56.4 m)
• Height: 40 ft 8 in (12.4 m)
• Wing area: 4,000 sq ft (370 m²)
• Airfoil: NACA 63A219.3 mod root, NACA 65A209.5 tip
• Empty weight: 185,000 lb (83,250 kg)
• Loaded weight: 265,000 lb (120,000 kg)
• Max. takeoff weight: 488,000 lb (220,000 kg)
• Powerplant: 8 × Pratt & Whitney TF33-P-3/103 turbofans, 17,000 lbf (76 kN) each
• Fuel capacity: 47,975 U.S. gal (39,948 imp gal; 181,610 L)
• Zero-lift drag coefficient: 0.0119 (estimated)
• Drag area: 47.60 sq ft (4.42 m²)
• Aspect ratio: 8.56

Performance

• Maximum speed: 560 kt (650 mph, 1,047 km/h)
• Cruise speed: 442 kt (525 mph, 844 km/h)
• Combat radius: 4,480 mi (3,890 nmi, 7,210 km)
• Ferry range: 10,145 mi (8,764 nmi, 16,232 km)
• Service ceiling: 50,000 ft (15,000 m)
• Rate of climb: 6,270 ft/min (31.85 m/s)
• Wing loading: 120 lb/ft² (586 kg/m²)
• Thrust/weight: 0.31
• Lift-to-drag ratio: 21.5 (estimated)

Armament

• Guns: 1× 20 mm (0.787 in) M61 Vulcan cannon originally mounted in a remote controlled tail turret on the H-model, removed from all current operational aircraft in 1991
• Bombs: Approximately 70,000 lb (31,500 kg) mixed ordnance; bombs, mines, missiles, in various configurations
Avionics
• Electro-optical viewing system that uses platinum silicide forward-lookinginfrared and high resolution low-light-level television sensors
• ADR-8 chaff rocket (1965-1970)[226]
• LITENING Advanced Targeting System[262]
• Sniper Advanced Targeting Pod[263]
• IBM AP-101 computer[88]

woody2858 Uploaded by woody2858 on . Boeing B-52 Stratofortress - Desktop Nexus Aircraft Download free wallpapers and background images: Boeing B-52 Stratofortress. Desktop Nexus Aircraft background ID 1772000. The Boeing B-52 Stratofortress is a long-range,subsonic, jet-powered strategic bomber.

The B-52 was designed and built by Boeing, which has continued to provide support and upgrades. It has been operated by the United States Air Force (USAF) since the 1950's.

The bomber is capable of carrying up to 70,000 pounds (32,000 kg) of weapons.

General characteristics

• Crew: 5 (pilot,copilot, radar navigator (bombardier),navigator, and Electronic Warfare Officer)(Originally, there was an additional crew member - the tail gunner. This position was eliminated with removal of the tail gun in 1991.)
• Length: 159 ft 4 in (48.5 m)
• Wingspan: 185 ft 0 in (56.4 m)
• Height: 40 ft 8 in (12.4 m)
• Wing area: 4,000 sq ft (370 m²)
• Airfoil: NACA 63A219.3 mod root, NACA 65A209.5 tip
• Empty weight: 185,000 lb (83,250 kg)
• Loaded weight: 265,000 lb (120,000 kg)
• Max. takeoff weight: 488,000 lb (220,000 kg)
• Powerplant: 8 × Pratt & Whitney TF33-P-3/103 turbofans, 17,000 lbf (76 kN) each
• Fuel capacity: 47,975 U.S. gal (39,948 imp gal; 181,610 L)
• Zero-lift drag coefficient: 0.0119 (estimated)
• Drag area: 47.60 sq ft (4.42 m²)
• Aspect ratio: 8.56

Performance

• Maximum speed: 560 kt (650 mph, 1,047 km/h)
• Cruise speed: 442 kt (525 mph, 844 km/h)
• Combat radius: 4,480 mi (3,890 nmi, 7,210 km)
• Ferry range: 10,145 mi (8,764 nmi, 16,232 km)
• Service ceiling: 50,000 ft (15,000 m)
• Rate of climb: 6,270 ft/min (31.85 m/s)
• Wing loading: 120 lb/ft² (586 kg/m²)
• Thrust/weight: 0.31
• Lift-to-drag ratio: 21.5 (estimated)

Armament

• Guns: 1× 20 mm (0.787 in) M61 Vulcan cannon originally mounted in a remote controlled tail turret on the H-model, removed from all current operational aircraft in 1991
• Bombs: Approximately 70,000 lb (31,500 kg) mixed ordnance; bombs, mines, missiles, in various configurations
Avionics
• Electro-optical viewing system that uses platinum silicide forward-lookinginfrared and high resolution low-light-level television sensors
• ADR-8 chaff rocket (1965-1970)[226]
• LITENING Advanced Targeting System[262]
• Sniper Advanced Targeting Pod[263]
• IBM AP-101 computer[88]

Rating: 4.1

Wallpaper Groups Help

War and Military
War and Military
559 21 0
Military
Military
1,407 52 0

This wallpaper has no comments yet.  Be the first!

Advertisement
Do you like this wallpaper?
Yes
+3
 
No
Download It!
Advertisement

Wallpaper Statistics

Total Downloads: 290
Times Favorited: 0
Uploaded By: woody2858
Date Uploaded: June 11, 2014
Filename: B-52-Stratofortress.jpg
Original Resolution: 2143x1008
File Size: 1.08MB
Category: Military

Share this Wallpaper!

Embedded:
Forum Code:
Direct URL:
(For websites and blogs, use the "Embedded" code)

Wallpaper Tags