The B Hustler Was America’s Cold War Nuclear Bomber Blunder
The Hustler never contributed to the Vietnam War, although it continued in its nuclear role while older B dropped Us bombers hustler ordnance on North Vietnam. Like many of the early delta wing aircraft, the Hustler was a monster to fly.
As one commentator wrote, if the USAF had not retired the B, the entire fleet would have attrited away to nothing in an alarmingly short period of time.
The B Hustler: America's Cold War Nuclear Bomber Blunder
CONVAIR B Hustler Supersonic Delta-Winged Jet-Powered Medium Bomber - United States
B Hustler United States Nuclear Forces
Medium bombers were expected to attack the Soviet Union from overseas bases.