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Airmen out-process through a deployment line at Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D., April 2, 2018. The 28th Bomb Wing deployed B-1 bombers, Airmen and support equipment to Al Udied Air Base, Qatar, to fly missions in U.S. Central Command. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Randahl J. Jenson) B-1s deploy to Centcom
The 28th Bomb Wing deployed B-1s, Airmen and support equipment to Al Udied Air Base, Qatar, to fly missions in U.S. Central Command.Aircrews, maintenance and support personnel from Ellsworth Air Force Base will execute sorties providing multi-role combat airpower in support of U.S. and coalition forces. Airmen in a wide range of roles will be
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2018
Master Sgt. Jeremy Michael Hord, 379th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron aircraft section chief, poses for a photo in front of a B-52 Stratofortress May 20, 2016, at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar. Within his 13 years of service, Hord launched all three types of bombers actively serving in the Air Force inventory, to include a B-1B Lancer, a B-2 Spirit and a B-52 Stratofortress, across three different combat campaigns. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Janelle Patiño/Released) Crew chief scores AF “hat trick” by launching every type of bomber into combat
A B-52 Stratofortress here thundered down the runway April 14 pulled by eight Pratt and Whitney TF33-P-3/103 turbofan engines, each propelling the Air Force’s largest bomber aircraft forward at ­­­­650 miles per hour.  As the B-52 reached the end of the runway, it rose and slowly disappeared into the clouds, affording one crew chief standing on the
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2016
Senior Airman Alexis Anderson, 379th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, services oil on a B-1 B Lancer during a post-flight inspection Jan. 11 at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar. Inspections are done to every B-1 after a mission. Anderson is deployed from at 307th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Unit at Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Terrica Y. Jones/Released) B-1B Lancer sets rotational records before leaving downrange
A B-1B Lancer that achieved rotational milestones is scheduled to leave Al Udeid Air Base soon for a six-month hiatus for aircraft modifications stateside. The B-1 has been under the operational support of the 379th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron,and has set records during the July-January rotation with military members from the 307th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Unit, stationed at Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota.
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2016
Senior Airman Christopher Haynesorth (left) and Staff Sgt. Daniel Eisenhart (right) both members of the 379th Expeditionary Maintenance Squadron Munitions Flight, install a tail kit on a 2,000-pound joint attack direct munition at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar Dec. 17. Eisenhart, a native of Hanover, Pennsylvania, and Haynesworth, a native of Richmond, Virginia, are part of a record-setting munitions team that has built nearly 4,000 bombs since July 2015. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. James Hodgman/Released) Munitions Airmen build bombs at record pace
The 379th Expeditionary Maintenance Squadron Munitions Flight at Al Udeid Air Base is setting a new record with each bomb they build. The team of nearly 60 Airmen has assembled almost 4,000 bombs since July, surpassing the previous record by more than 1,600.
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2015
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