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B-52 under NATO command

In a first, US B-52 bombers come under NATO command over...

US Air Force B-52 bombers came under NATO command and control for the first time ever during a Bomber Task Force (BTF)...
B-52H at RAF Fairford

US B-52H bombers return to UK for bomber task force mission

A total of four US Air Force B-52H Stratofortress bombers from the 5th Bomb Wing at Minot Air Force Base landed at...
B-52 at Fairchild AFB

B-52 Stratofortresses returning to Fairchild after 12-year hiatus

US Air Force B-52 Stratofortress bombers are returning to Fairchild Air Force Base after an absence of 12 years.

UK-based US B-52 bombers fly Mediterranean mission

US Air Force bombers from the 5th Bomb Squadron operating out of their forward deployed base RAF Fairford, United Kingdom, conducted their...
HATE11, HATE12, HATE13, HATE14 B-52 arriving in the UK February 2022

US B-52 Stratofortresses arrive in UK for bomber task force mission

A group of four US Air Force B-52 Stratofortress aircraft, support equipment, and personnel arrived in England on Thursday for a bomber...
Stratofortress travelling by truck from Arizona to Oklahoma

Stripped out B-52 ready for new mission after 1,000-mile drive

Unlike its predecessors “Ghost Rider” and “Wise Guy,” which were resurrected from the boneyard, Damage Inc. II will not be returning to the skies.
B-52 hypersonic kill chain demonstration

US Air Force stages hypersonic weapon strike demo during Northern Edge

The successful strike demo comes after the less successful first live fire of the hypersonic AGM-183A ARRW earlier this year.
B-52H Stratofortress in Qatar

More B-52 bombers arrive in Middle East to support Afghanistan drawdown

The withdrawal from Afghanistan is in full swing and the US armed forces have already retrograded 60 C-17 loads worth of material out of the coountry.

US B-52s getting new wheels, carbon brakes

New wheels and carbon brakes are necessary for the US Air Force's now 66-year-old B-52s to remain in service into the 2050s.
Wise Guy bomber

Second US B-52H bomber resurrected from boneyard enters service

Wise Guy joins Ghost Rider, which was the first B-52 to be regenerated in 2015, and brings the number of B-52s mandated by Congress to 76 aircraft.

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