Judge Advocate, the legal officer of a military or naval command. He advises the commanding officer on such matters as contracts and property rights, and acts as prosecutor in a court-martial. A judge advocate general is the chief legal officer of a country's air, land, or sea forces. He reviews the decisions of all courts-martial, and advises the chief of staff and the government on matters of military or naval law.
The Boeing B-52 Stratofortress has taken on many roles since its debut in 1952. The plane that started as a high-level nuclear bomber is now being considered for electronic countermeasures. Learn the long history of and specifications for the B-29.
Battleship, a large, heavily gunned warship, protected by armor plate. For more than 50 years these vessels were the capital (major) ships of the world's navies, and a nation's naval strength was measured by the number of its battleships.