B1 Lancer Tanking Off

This is a Rockwell B1 Lancer airplane (now Rockwell is part of Boeing) and at this photo is with full power and wing tips at the highest distance, a common configuration during take off procedure. The B1 is a four-engine supersonic variable-sweep wing type aircraft capable of reaching Mach 2 speeds. Of course with a sufficient range and payload to replace the Boeing B-52

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