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Tech marvels younger than the B-52

The B-52 is the US Air Force's "heavyweight of the skies". The eight-engine military plane has been involved in conflicts since the 1950s - and three generations of pilots have taken the B-52 to the air.

Since it first took off, the world has seen a number of technological milestones.

Filmed and edited by Franz Strasser

  • 09 Dec 2015
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