Air Force Announces Final EIS for the B-21 MOB 1 Beddown

Shown is an artist rendering of a B-21 Raider concept in a hangar at Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D. Ellsworth AFB is one of the bases expected to host the new airframe. (U.S. Air Force courtesy graphic by Northrop Grumman)

Shown is an artist rendering of a B-21 Raider concept in a hangar at Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D. Ellsworth AFB is one of the bases expected to host the new airframe. (U.S. Air Force courtesy graphic by Northrop Grumman)

ELLSWORTH AIR FORCE BASE, S.D. --

The Air Force is publishing a Notice of Availability (NOA) in the Federal Register that announces the availability of the Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the B-21 Main Operating Base 1 Beddown at Dyess AFB, Texas or Ellsworth AFB, South Dakota. The publication of the NOA on March 19, 2021 begins a 30-day waiting period before the Record of Decision for this action can be signed.

The Final EIS and supporting documents are available on the project website at www.B21EIS.com. A printed copy of the Final EIS has also been provided to local libraries and repositories. A list of these local libraries and repositories is provided on the project website.

For more information, visit www.B21EIS.com or contact the 28th Bomb Wing Public Affairs Office at (605) 385-5056.