That's coming out of your pay packet! Feb 24, 2008 You’ve probably heard about the B-2 bomber that crashed in Guam. (As always: Wired’s Danger Room blog has all the information you could want.) But did you know that they cost $1.2 billion a pop? (For comparison, an Airbus A380 lists for about $320 million.) Here’s a decent explanation of why one plane costs so darn much.