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A 9th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron crew chief prepares to marshal a B-1B Lancer at Ørland Air Force Station, Norway, March 16, 2021. During the Bomber Task Force Europe deployment, the 9th EBS integrated and trained with six ally and partner nations.
A B-2 Spirit, assigned to Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, hot-pit refuels at Lajes Field, Azores, March 19, 2021. The bomber supported a Bomber Task Force mission during which it integrated Norwegian F-35s in the High North. U.S. Global Strike Command Airmen and assets routinely operate across the globe and are flexible to respond to changes in the operational environment.
Three B-2 Spirit stealth bombers, assigned to Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, depart Lajes Field Air Force Base, Azores, March 16, 2021. The B-2s refueled at Lajes prior to  supporting bomber task force missions in the Arctic region. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Heather Salazar)
Three B-2 Spirit stealth bombers, assigned to Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, arrive at  Lajes Field Air Force Base, Azores, for a bomber task force mission, March 16, 2021. Strategic bomber missions are conducted periodically to enhance the readiness necessary to respond to challenges around the world. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Heather Salazar)
A B-1B Lancer assigned to the 9th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron takes off from Ørland Air Force Station, Norway, in support of a Bomber Task Force Europe training mission, Spring Spear, March 12, 2021. The B-1 integrated with ally fighter aircraft and conducted the first ever hot-pit refueling of a bomber in Europe at Powidz Air Base, Poland.
An Air Force Global Strike Command unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile launches during an operation test at 11:49 p.m. PT Feb. 23, 2021, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif.
U.S. Air Force 1st Lt. Eric Reside, a 34th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron maintenance officer in charge, and Chief Master Sgt. Galen Scoble, a 34th EBS superintendent, stand by to welcome 34th EBS Airmen to India at Kempegowda International Airport in Bengaluru, India, Feb. 1, 2021. Approximately 50 Airmen traveled from Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D., to Bengaluru in support of the B-1B Lancer’s participation in Aero India 2021. Aero India is the largest trade show in the Indo-Pacific, attracting a large number of exhibitors from around the world, with a large number of Department of Defense leadership in attendance.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Christina Bennett)
A B-1B Lancer assigned to the 34th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron, Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D., lands at Kempegowda International Airport in Bengaluru, India, following a 26-hour sortie, Feb. 1, 2021. The B-1 is a multi-role, long-range bomber capable of carrying the largest conventional payload of both guided and unguided weapons in the U.S. Air Force inventory. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Christina Bennett)
A B-1B Lancer assigned to the 34th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron, Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D., prepares to land at Kempegowda International Airport in Bengaluru, India, Feb. 1, 2021. Aero India is an ideal forum to showcase U.S. defense aircraft and equipment and ultimately contribute toward compatibility and interoperability with other countries. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Christina Bennett)
Airmen assigned to the 34th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron, Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D., pose alongside Indian airfield operations specialists at Kempegowda International Airport in Bengaluru, India, Feb. 1, 2021. The 34th EBS is in India to support the B-1’s participation in Aero India 2021. Aero India provides the opportunity to build a stronger relationship between the United States and India, as well as with the international community. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Christina Bennett)
Maj. Andrew Moenter, a 34th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron pilot, meets with Indian Air Force pilots in preparation of the B-1B Lancer’s participation in Aero India 2021, at Yelahanka Air Force Base in Bengaluru, India, Feb. 1, 2021. Aero India is an ideal forum to showcase U.S. defense aircraft and equipment and ultimately contribute toward compatibility and interoperability with other countries. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Christina Bennett)
Maj. Gen. Mark Weatherington, the Eighth Air Force commander, speaks about the historic significance of the B-1B Lancer’s 26-hour journey to India at Kempegowda International Airport in Bengaluru, India, Feb. 1, 2021. This deployment marks the first time in approximately 75 years that U.S. bomber aircraft will land and operate in India. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Christina Bennett)
Maj. Gen. Mark Weatherington, the Eighth Air Force commander, greets Lt. Col. Michael Fessler, the 34th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron commander, at Kempegowda International Airport in Bengaluru, India, Feb. 1, 2021. Fessler was part of a four-member crew that flew a B-1B Lancer from Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D., to India to participate in the Aero India 2021 tradeshow. The non-stop, 26-hour sortie demonstrates the long-range capabilities of the B-1B and its aircrew. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Christina Bennett)
34th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron Airmen from Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D., work alongside Indian airfield operations specialists to unload B-1B Lancer maintenance equipment from a C-5M Super Galaxy at Kempegowda International Airport in Bengaluru, India, Feb. 1, 2021. The 34th EBS is in India to support the B-1’s participation in Aero India 2021. Aero India provides the opportunity to build a stronger relationship between the United States and India, as well as with the international community. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Christina Bennett)
34th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron Airmen depart a C-5M Super Galaxy after a multi-day flight from Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D., at Kempegowda International Airport in Bengaluru, India, Feb. 1, 2021. Approximately 50 Airmen traveled from Ellsworth AFB to Bengaluru in support of the B-1B Lancer’s participation in Aero India 2021. Aero India is the largest trade show in the Indo-Pacific, attracting a large number of exhibitors from around the world, with a large number of Department of Defense leadership in attendance.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Christina Bennett)
A photo of a U.S. Air Force B-52H Stratofortress
A photo of a U.S. Air Force B-52H Stratofortress
Photo of a U.S. Air Force B-52H Stratofortress
Photo of a U.S. Air Force B-52H Stratofortress
Photo of a U.S. Air Force B-52H Stratofortress