B-52"s Are Getting Further Upgrades

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I'm trying to think of another piece of equipment the US military has been using since 1948 but I'm blanking.
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Quote from: Gusington on January 25, 2021, 12:30:45 PM
I'm trying to think of another piece of equipment the US military has been using since 1948 but I'm blanking.

How about one thats been in use since the 1930s?  Seems the M2 machine gun is still in use.  And one from 1933 was found in 2011 still in active use.
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Quote from: Gusington on January 25, 2021, 12:30:45 PM
I'm trying to think of another piece of equipment the US military has been using since 1948 but I'm blanking.

Many Ma Deuces and perhaps some recoiless rifles.   

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