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USSTRATCOM proves nuclear readiness, conducts bomber fly-off during Global Thunder 20
A U.S. Air Force B-2 Spirit assigned to the 509th Bomb Wing from Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, receives fuel from a 100th Air Refueling Wing KC-135 Stratotanker during Global Thunder 20, Oct. 28, 2019. Global Thunder is an annual command and control exercise that assesses and validates all of U.S. Strategic Command’s mission areas, tests joint and field training operations, and has a specific focus on nuclear readiness. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Trevor T. McBride)
RAF F-35s train with US Air Force B-2 bombers for the first time
A U.S. Air Force B-2 Spirit, currently deployed to RAF Fairford in Gloucestershire, England, flies above the English countryside near Dover with two RAF F-35 jets, August 30, 2019. This is the first time UK F-35 Lightening jets have conducted training with the U.S. B-2 stealth bomber.
B-2 Spirit lands in Iceland
A B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber, from Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, lands at Naval Air Station Keflavik, Iceland, August 28, 2019. This is the B-2s first time landing in Iceland.
PHOTOS: USS Alaska (SSBN 732) arrives at HMNB Clyde, Scotland for a scheduled port visit July 2, 2019.
Abraham Lincoln Participates in Joint Exercise with U.S. Air Force
The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group and a U.S. Air Force B-52H Stratofortress assigned to the 20th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron, and part of the Bomber Task Force deployed to the region, conduct joint exercises in the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility. The demonstration of flexible and adaptable joint operations shows U.S. military forces are prepared to respond to contingencies and defend the interest in the region.
Astral Knight puts airpower on display
U.S. and Italian Air Forces aircraft consisting of F-35 Lightning IIs, F-16 Fighting Falcons, and a B-52 Stratofortress, fly in formation over the Adriatic Sea during Astral Knight 19, June 4, 2019. Astral Knight is an exercise taking place throughout various locations in Europe, involving over 900 Airmen and supports the collective defense and security of NATO allies and U.S. forces in Europe.
USS Rhode Island Successfully Tests Trident II D5 Missile
The Ohio-class ballistic-missile submarine USS Rhode Island (SSBN 740) along with the U.S. Navy's Strategic Systems Programs (SSP) conducted a successful test flight of one unarmed Trident II D5 missile.
F.E. Warren AFB tests Minuteman III missile with launch from Vandenberg
A team of Air Force Global Strike Command Airmen from the 90th Missile Wing at F.E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyoming, launched an unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile equipped with a test reentry vehicle at 2:42 a.m. Pacific Time May 1 from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California.
U.S. Air Force bombers fly coordinated missions from Indo-Pacific, Europe
U.S. Air Force B-52H Stratofortress bombers launched from Andersen Air Force Base, Guam and RAF Fairford, England, to conduct simultaneous theater familiarization training in the Indo-Pacific and Europe.
U.S. Air Force B-52s deploy to Europe
A Bomber Task Force deployment of B-52 Stratofortress aircraft, Airmen and support equipment from the 2nd Bomb Wing, Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, have arrived in the U.S. European Command area of operations for a deployment to conduct theater integration and flying training.
2018 Commander's Vision and Intent
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AFGSC establishes new detachment for MH-139 testing
Dec. 6, 2019 - Air Force Global Strike Command will stand up Detachment 7 later this month at Duke Field, Florida,
December Enlisted Corps Spotlight
Dec. 1, 2019 - U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Antonio Enriquez, is a unit diary clerk for Marine Corps Forces Strategic Command (MARFORSTRAT), hails from Watertown, Wisc., and has 4 years, 5 months of military service.
Karbler confirmed to lead U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command
Nov. 26, 2019 - Maj. Gen. Daniel L. Karbler has been confirmed by the U.S. Senate for appointment to the rank of
2018 Nuclear Posture Review
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