‘Romulan Cloaking Device’: Internet Mocks Trump for Saying Stealth Bomber Is a ‘Plane You Can’t See’

America's Commander in Chief has no idea what a stealth bomber is, and the Internet is having a great time mocking him for it. Stealth aircraft are designed to be difficult to detect with conventional radar and other technologies, helping them avoid being "seen" by the enemy, and avoid being "seen" by radar-guided weaponry.

That doesn't mean they can't be seen with the human eye.

They are not invisible.

Tell that to President Trump, who praised Lockheed Martin CEO Marillyn Hewson Thursday afternoon at a White House "Pledge to America's Workers" event.

This is far from the first time Trump has said he believes stealth aircraft are literally invisible to the human eye:

The Internet had a glorious time with this, mocking Trump's embarrassing ignorance.

Take a look:

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