On the B-2 Spirit bomber there are no rudders on the back of the aircraft, how does it fly without entering a flat spin or losing control, because when other aircraft like commercial liners lose their rudders it usually ends in a crash?

B2 Spirit

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    $\begingroup$ Birds have no rudders, and fly quite well... $\endgroup$
    – xxavier
    Jun 17, 2019 at 6:29
  • $\begingroup$ If you must have an image in your post, please attribute it. In this case, the B-2 is one of the best-known modern airframe designs so it's debatable whether you really need a photo at all. $\endgroup$
    – 0xdd
    Jun 17, 2019 at 17:14
  • $\begingroup$ It uses a fly-by-wire system to actively maintain stability, and uses split ailerons at the wing tips for differential drag for yaw control. $\endgroup$ Jun 23, 2019 at 19:46


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