B-52s return home following Hurricane Laura

A B-52H Stratofortress returns to Barksdale Air Force Base, La., Aug. 28, 2020 following a brief evacuation to Minot Air Force Base, N.D. As a Category 4 hurricane, Hurricane Laura made landfall on the Louisiana coast, where its path continued toward Barksdale, causing significant amounts of damage. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tessa B. Corrick)
A B-52H Stratofortress returns to Barksdale Air Force Base, La., Aug. 28, 2020 following a brief evacuation to Minot Air Force Base, N.D. As a Category 4 hurricane, Hurricane Laura made landfall on the Louisiana coast, where its path continued toward Barksdale, causing significant amounts of damage. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tessa B. Corrick)

A B-52H Stratofortress returns to Barksdale Air Force Base, La., Aug. 28, 2020 following a brief evacuation to Minot Air Force Base, N.D. As a Category 4 hurricane, Hurricane Laura made landfall on the Louisiana coast, where its path continued toward Barksdale, causing significant amounts of damage. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tessa B. Corrick)

A Barksdale Airman marshals a B-52H Stratofortress into a parking spot on the flight line at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., Aug. 28, 2020, following a brief evacuation to Minot Air Force Base, N.D. B-52s from Barksdale evacuated to avoid possible damage from Hurricane Laura, which made landfall as a Category 4 hurricane and hit Barksdale as a Category 1. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tessa B. Corrick)
A Barksdale Airman marshals a B-52H Stratofortress into a parking spot on the flight line at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., Aug. 28, 2020, following a brief evacuation to Minot Air Force Base, N.D. B-52s from Barksdale evacuated to avoid possible damage from Hurricane Laura, which made landfall as a Category 4 hurricane and hit Barksdale as a Category 1. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tessa B. Corrick)

B-52H Stratofortress aircraft return to Barksdale Air Force Base, La., Aug. 28, 2020. B-52s from Barksdale returned after evacuating to Minot Air Force Base, N.D., to avoid possible damage from Hurricane Laura, which was the first storm in 15 years to reach Barksdale as a Category 1 or higher. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tessa B. Corrick)

A B-52H Stratofortress lands on the flight line at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., Aug. 28, 2020. B-52s from Barksdale returned after evacuating to Minot Air Force Base, N.D., to avoid possible damage from Hurricane Laura, which was the first storm in 15 years to reach Barksdale as a Category 1 or higher. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tessa B. Corrick)

A B-52H Stratofortress approaches the flight line at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., Aug. 28, 2020. B-52s from Barksdale returned after evacuating to Minot Air Force Base, N.D., to avoid possible damage from Hurricane Laura. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tessa B. Corrick)

A B-52H Stratofortress taxis down the flight line at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., Aug. 28, 2020. B-52s from Barksdale returned after evacuating to Minot Air Force Base, N.D., to avoid possible damage from Hurricane Laura. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tessa B. Corrick)

A B-52H Stratofortress returns to Barksdale Air Force Base, La., Aug. 28, 2020, following a brief evacuation to Minot Air Force Base, N.D., to avoid possible damage from Hurricane Laura. Hurricane Laura, a Category 4 hurricane, made landfall on the Louisiana coast. It was strong enough that its continued path reached Barksdale, causing significant amounts of damage. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tessa B. Corrick)

A B-52H Stratofortress returns to Barksdale Air Force Base, La., Aug. 28, 2020 following a brief evacuation to Minot Air Force Base, N.D., to avoid possible damage from Hurricane Laura. As a Category 4 hurricane, Hurricane Laura made landfall on the Louisiana coast, where its path continued toward Barksdale, causing significant amounts of damage. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tessa B. Corrick)

A B-52H Stratofortress lands on the flight line at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., Aug. 28, 2020. B-52s from Barksdale returned after evacuating to Minot Air Force Base, N.D., to avoid possible damage from Hurricane Laura, which was the first storm in 15 years to reach Barksdale as a Category 1 or higher. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tessa B. Corrick)

A B-52H Stratofortress returns to Barksdale Air Force Base, La., Aug. 28, 2020 following a brief evacuation to Minot Air Force Base, N.D. As a Category 4 hurricane, Hurricane Laura made landfall on the Louisiana coast, where its path continued toward Barksdale, causing significant amounts of damage. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tessa B. Corrick)

A B-52H Stratofortress returns to Barksdale Air Force Base, La., Aug. 28, 2020, following a brief evacuation to Minot Air Force Base, N.D. B-52s from Barksdale evacuated to avoid possible damage from Hurricane Laura, which made landfall as a Category 4 hurricane and hit Barksdale as a Category 1. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tessa B. Corrick)

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