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New bomber name: Nukey McMeltface? Mecca Wrecka?

The U.S. Air Force eventually settled on Raider as the name for the new B-21 bomber but not before an internal naming competition drew all sorts of odd entries.  Among them, Death Star, Meme Machine, Chuck Norris and Taxslayer. Aviation Week has the full story.

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Phillip O'Connor

O'Connor joined the Oklahoman staff in June, 2012 after working at The Kansas City Star and St. Louis Post-Dispatch for a combined 28 years. O'Connor, an Oklahoma City resident, is a graduate of Kansas State University. He has written frequently... Read more ›