A Ukraine SU-27 integrates with a U.S. B-52H Stratofortress assigned to the 5th Bomb Wing, Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota, during a Bomber Task Force Europe mission, Sept. 4, 2020. Operations and engagements with our allies and partners demonstrate and strengthen our shared commitment to global security and stability. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Xavier Navarro)
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Bomber Task Force (BTF) Europe-Ukraine Mission

A Ukraine SU-27 integrates with a U.S. B-52H Stratofortress assigned to the 5th Bomb Wing, Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota, during a Bomber Task Force Europe mission, Sept. 4, 2020. Operations and engagements with our allies and partners demonstrate and strengthen our shared commitment to global security and stability. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Xavier Navarro)

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)
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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)

Airmen assigned to the 96th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron prepare a B-52H Stratofortress for takeoff during a Bomber Task Force (BTF) mission at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, June 16, 2020. The BTF mission brought B-52H Stratofortress bombers and 2nd Bomb Wing Airmen to the Indo-Pacific theater to test their ability to integrate and operate from a forward location. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kahdija Slaughter)
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2nd Bomb Wing projects power from the Last Frontier, BTF Alaska

Airmen assigned to the 96th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron prepare a B-52H Stratofortress for takeoff during a Bomber Task Force (BTF) mission at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, June 16, 2020. The BTF mission brought B-52H Stratofortress bombers and 2nd Bomb Wing Airmen to the Indo-Pacific theater to test their ability to integrate and operate from a forward location. (U.S. Air [Read More …]

A B-52H Stratofortress flies over the Royal Danish Navy Absalon-class support ship HDMS Esbern Snare (L17) as part of a long-range, long duration strategic bomber mission during exercise Baltic Operations (BALTOPS) 2020, June 15, 2020. BALTOPS is the premier annual maritime-focused exercise in the Baltic Region, marking the 49th year of one of the largest exercises in Northern Europe enhancing flexibility and interoperability among allied and partner nations. (Courtesy Photo by Danish Navy)
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B-52 trains with Danish Navy

A B-52H Stratofortress flies over the Royal Danish Navy Absalon-class support ship HDMS Esbern Snare (L17) as part of a long-range, long duration strategic bomber mission during exercise Baltic Operations (BALTOPS) 2020, June 15, 2020. BALTOPS is the premier annual maritime-focused exercise in the Baltic Region, marking the 49th year of one of the largest exercises in Northern Europe enhancing [Read More …]

200515-N-BM428-0382 BALTIC SEA (June 15, 2020) A U.S. Air Force B-52H Stratofortress long-range bomber flies over the Baltic Sea during exercise Baltic Operations (BALTOPS) 2020, June 15, 2020. BALTOPS is the premier annual maritime-focused exercise in the Baltic Region, this year marking the 49th year of one of the largest exercises in Northern Europe enhancing flexibility and interoperability among allied and partner nations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Damon Grosvenor)
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BALTOPS 2020

200515-N-BM428-0382 BALTIC SEA (June 15, 2020) A U.S. Air Force B-52H Stratofortress long-range bomber flies over the Baltic Sea during exercise Baltic Operations (BALTOPS) 2020, June 15, 2020. BALTOPS is the premier annual maritime-focused exercise in the Baltic Region, this year marking the 49th year of one of the largest exercises in Northern Europe enhancing flexibility and interoperability among allied [Read More …]

A B-52H Stratofortress deployed from Barksdale Air Force Base, La., sits on the flight line at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, June 14, 2020. Three B-52s arrived at Eielson to conduct Bomber Task Force operations in the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Lillian Miller)
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B-52s arrive at Eielson Air Force Base

A B-52H Stratofortress deployed from Barksdale Air Force Base, La., sits on the flight line at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, June 14, 2020. Three B-52s arrived at Eielson to conduct Bomber Task Force operations in the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Lillian Miller)

A B-52H Stratofortress prepares for takeoff at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., in support of Red Flag, March 5, 2020. Red Flag is the U.S. Air Force’s premier air-to-air combat training exercise where aircrews experience a series of multiple, intensive air combat sorties in the safety of a training environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Lindsey Heflin)
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B-52H Stratofortress prepares for takeoff for Red Flag 2020

A B-52H Stratofortress prepares for takeoff at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., in support of Red Flag, March 5, 2020. Red Flag is the U.S. Air Force’s premier air-to-air combat training exercise where aircrews experience a series of multiple, intensive air combat sorties in the safety of a training environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Lindsey Heflin)