Bomber Task Force Shown Off at Fairford


As part of the current deployment of B-52H Stratofortress bombers to RAF Fairford, a media event was held on 19 March. Darren Wilmin/Aviation in Action captured these images of the aircraft and crew from inside and outside the airfield on the day. The six B-52s from the 2nd Bomb Wing, Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, have been conducting training missions around Europe as part of a US Strategic Command Bomber Task Force deployed to the US European Command area of responsibility.

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