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A view of Strategic Air Command's parked B-52 Stratofortress aircraft, prior to their participation in Linebacker Operations over North Vietnam

A view of Strategic Air Command's parked B-52 Stratofortress aircraft,...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Andersen Air Base State: Guam (GU) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Com... more

Bombs are loaded aboard a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft from Strategic Air Command as Arc Light, part of Operation Linebacker, gets underway

Bombs are loaded aboard a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft from Strategic ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Andersen Air Base State: Guam (GU) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Com... more

Maintenance and support vehicles are used to provide maintenance to parked B-52 Stratofortress aircraft, assigned to the Strategic Air Command (SAC), during Linebacker Operations over North Vietnam

Maintenance and support vehicles are used to provide maintenance to pa...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Andersen Air Base State: Guam (GU) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Com... more

A GBU-15 (PW) is hoisted up under the wing of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft for mating during tests

A GBU-15 (PW) is hoisted up under the wing of a B-52 Stratofortress ai...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Eglin Air Force Base State: Florida (FL) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Publ... more

A GBU-15 (GW) bomb is mounted on the wing pylon of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft. Various configurations of the GBU-15 were fitted to a variety of aircraft during tests

A GBU-15 (GW) bomb is mounted on the wing pylon of a B-52 Stratofortre...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Eglin Air Force Base State: Florida (FL) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Publ... more

A front view of a highly maneuverable aircraft technology (HIMAT) flight vehicle under the wing of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft before a test flight

A front view of a highly maneuverable aircraft technology (HIMAT) flig...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Edwards Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to... more

A close-up view of AGM-109 Tomahawk air-launched cruise missile mounted on a rotary missile launcher in the bomb bay of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

A close-up view of AGM-109 Tomahawk air-launched cruise missile mounte...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

AN AGM-109 Tomahawk air-launched cruise missile is unloaded from a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

AN AGM-109 Tomahawk air-launched cruise missile is unloaded from a B-5...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A left front view of an AGM-86 air launched cruise missile (ALCM) mounted on a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft as an airman prepares to unload the missile

A left front view of an AGM-86 air launched cruise missile (ALCM) moun...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Docker Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A close-up view of an AGM-86 air-launched cruise missile loaded on a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft wing pylon

A close-up view of an AGM-86 air-launched cruise missile loaded on a B...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A rear view of an AGM-86 air-launched cruise missile loaded on a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft wing pylon

A rear view of an AGM-86 air-launched cruise missile loaded on a B-52 ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A close-up view of an antenna choke installed on an AGM-86 air-launched cruise missile, which is mounted on a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

A close-up view of an antenna choke installed on an AGM-86 air-launche...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft flanked by four photo chase F-4 Phantom II aircraft, in flight

A view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft flanked by four photo chase F...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Dugway Proving Grounds State: Utah (UT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Reynolds Release Status: Released to Publ... more

Side view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft wing pylon in a hangar

Side view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft wing pylon in a hangar

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A close-up view of an instrument panel of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

A close-up view of an instrument panel of a B-52 Stratofortress aircra...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A close-up view of an instrument panel of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

A close-up view of an instrument panel of a B-52 Stratofortress aircra...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: Utah (UT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Di... more

Bottom view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft carrying AGM-109 Tomahawk air-launched cruise missile

Bottom view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft carrying AGM-109 Tomahaw...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A close-up view of a AGM-109 Tomahawk air-launched cruise missile loaded on a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

A close-up view of a AGM-109 Tomahawk air-launched cruise missile load...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A right side view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft carrying an AGM-109 Tomahawk air-launched cruise missile

A right side view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft carrying an AGM-10...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Dugway Proving Grounds State: Utah (UT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Publi... more

A B-52 Stratofortress aircraft drops an AGM-109 Tomahawk air-launched cruise missile while in flight

A B-52 Stratofortress aircraft drops an AGM-109 Tomahawk air-launched ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Dugway Proving Grounds State: Utah (UT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Publi... more

Front view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft being refueled by a KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft in flight, as seen from the boom operator's section. The Stratofortress is carrying AGM-109 Tomahawk air-launched cruise missiles

Front view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft being refueled by a KC-13...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A ground crew loads AGM-109 Tomahawk air-launched cruise missiles on a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

A ground crew loads AGM-109 Tomahawk air-launched cruise missiles on a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A ground crew loads an AGM-109 Tomahawk air-launched cruise missile on a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

A ground crew loads an AGM-109 Tomahawk air-launched cruise missile on...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A close-up view of the machine guns in the tail of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

A close-up view of the machine guns in the tail of a B-52 Stratofortre...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A side view of an AGM-86 air-launched cruise missile in flight after release from a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

A side view of an AGM-86 air-launched cruise missile in flight after r...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Dugway Proving Grounds State: Utah (UT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Publi... more

A side view of an AGM-86 air-launched cruise missile in flight after release from a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

A side view of an AGM-86 air-launched cruise missile in flight after r...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Dugway Proving Grounds State: Utah (UT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Publi... more

A front view of a parked B-52 Stratofortress aircraft armed with six AGM-109 Air-Launched Cruise Missile (ALCMs) on the right wing, and six AGM-86 ALCMs on the left wing

A front view of a parked B-52 Stratofortress aircraft armed with six A...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: C.P. Connally Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

An AGM-86 air-launched cruise missile (ALCM) is being released on a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

An AGM-86 air-launched cruise missile (ALCM) is being released on a B-...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Edwards Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: T. Cunningham Release Status: Relea... more

A left side view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft releasing an AGM-109 Tomahawk air-launched cruise missile

A left side view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft releasing an AGM-10...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hill Air Force Base State: Utah (UT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public C... more

A left side view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft carrying AGM-109 Tomahawk air-launched cruise missiles

A left side view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft carrying AGM-109 To...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hill Air Force Base State: Utah (UT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public C... more

A left side view of an AGM-109 Tomahawk air-launched cruise missile in flight after release from a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

A left side view of an AGM-109 Tomahawk air-launched cruise missile in...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hill Air Force Base State: Utah (UT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public C... more

Right side view of two Canadian Air Force F-101 Voodoo aircraft intercepting a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft during exercise William Tell '80

Right side view of two Canadian Air Force F-101 Voodoo aircraft interc...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: WILLIAM TELL '80 Base: Tyndall Air Force Base State: Florida (FL) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Opera... more

A close-up view of an air-launched cruise missile mounted beneath the wing of a parked B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

A close-up view of an air-launched cruise missile mounted beneath the ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A ground crew loads an AGM-86 air-launched cruise missile on a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft wing pylon for an icing test mission

A ground crew loads an AGM-86 air-launched cruise missile on a B-52 St...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hill Air Force Base State: Utah (UT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public C... more

Side view of an AGM-86 air-launched cruise missile mounted on a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft wing pylon for an icing test mission

Side view of an AGM-86 air-launched cruise missile mounted on a B-52 S...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hill Air Force Base State: Utah (UT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public C... more

A close-up view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft wing pylon holding an AGM-86 air-launched cruise missile during an icing test mission

A close-up view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft wing pylon holding a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hill Air Force Base State: Utah (UT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public C... more

A close-up view of an AGM-86 air-launched cruise missile mounted on a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft wing pylon for an icing test mission

A close-up view of an AGM-86 air-launched cruise missile mounted on a ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hill Air Force Base State: Utah (UT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public C... more

A front view of an AGM-109 Tomahawk air-launched cruise missile mounted on a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft after an icing test mission

A front view of an AGM-109 Tomahawk air-launched cruise missile mounte...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hill Air Force Base State: Utah (UT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public C... more

A ground crew unloads an AGM-109 Tomahawk air-launched cruise missile from a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft after an icing test mission

A ground crew unloads an AGM-109 Tomahawk air-launched cruise missile ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hill Air Force Base State: Utah (UT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public C... more

AN air-to-air right side view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft carrying an AGM-109 Tomahawk air-launched cruise missile during an icing test mission

AN air-to-air right side view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft carryi...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A view of an AGM-86 air launched cruise missile (ALCM) mounted on a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

A view of an AGM-86 air launched cruise missile (ALCM) mounted on a B-...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Edwards Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Sarmiento Release Status: Rele... more

A side view of an AGM-86 air-launched cruise missile (ALCM) in flight after release from a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

A side view of an AGM-86 air-launched cruise missile (ALCM) in flight ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: Utah (UT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Di... more

A view of a pre-tested B-52 Stratofortress aircraft wing pylon jettison on the ground

A view of a pre-tested B-52 Stratofortress aircraft wing pylon jettiso...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A1C Bill Adams and SSGT Randall Simeona hook up an MH-2A hose cart to refuel a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft. The airmen are from the Fuels Management Branch, 22nd Supply Squadron, 22nd Bombardment Wing. The branch was recently named one of the top three units in the Strategic Air Command

A1C Bill Adams and SSGT Randall Simeona hook up an MH-2A hose cart to ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: March Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: A1C Angie Binford Release Status: Rel... more

AN air-to-air high angle right side view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft in flight during exercise William Tell '80

AN air-to-air high angle right side view of a B-52 Stratofortress airc...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: WILLIAM TELL '80 Base: Tyndall Air Force Base State: Florida (FL) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Opera... more

A staff sergeant performs maintenance on a radar set, which is removed from the B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

A staff sergeant performs maintenance on a radar set, which is removed...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: K. I. Sawyer Air Force Base State: Michigan (MI) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Bob Pittard Release Status: Rele... more

Assistant crew chief AIRMAN 1ST Class Dick LaFuze performs last-minute maintenance on a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft before a mission

Assistant crew chief AIRMAN 1ST Class Dick LaFuze performs last-minute...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Grand Forks Air Force Base State: North Dakota (ND) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Bob Wickley Release Stat... more

A B-52 Stratofortress aircraft are being readied for an alert mission

A B-52 Stratofortress aircraft are being readied for an alert mission

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Grand Forks Air Force Base State: North Dakota (ND) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Bob Wickley Release Stat... more

A view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft undergoing last-minute maintenance for an alert mission. A KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft, in the background, is landing

A view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft undergoing last-minute mainte...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Grand Forks Air Force Base State: North Dakota (ND) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Bob Wickley Release Stat... more

A front view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft undergoing last-minute maintenance for an alert mission

A front view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft undergoing last-minute ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Grand Forks Air Force Base State: North Dakota (ND) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Bob Wickley Release Stat... more

Assistant crew chief AIRMAN 1ST Class Dick LaFuze and crew chief SENIOR AIRMAN Jeffrey S. Ryan, left to right, pose in front of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

Assistant crew chief AIRMAN 1ST Class Dick LaFuze and crew chief SENIO...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Grand Forks Air Force Base State: North Dakota (ND) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Bob Wickley Release Stat... more

A right front view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft being readied for an alert mission as a ground crew inspects the aircraft

A right front view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft being readied for...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Grand Forks Air Force Base State: North Dakota (ND) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Bob Wickley Release Stat... more

A left front view of B-52 Stratofortress aircraft being readied for an alert mission as another B-52 (in the background) takes off

A left front view of B-52 Stratofortress aircraft being readied for an...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Grand Forks Air Force Base State: North Dakota (ND) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Bob Wickley Release Stat... more

SENIOR AIRMAN Jeffrey S. Ryan radios to a pilot, aboard a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft. The aircraft is undergoing last minute maintenance for an alert mission

SENIOR AIRMAN Jeffrey S. Ryan radios to a pilot, aboard a B-52 Stratof...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Grand Forks Air Force Base State: North Dakota (ND) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Bob Wickley Release Stat... more

Front view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft, being readied for an alert mission, as assistant crew chief A1C Dick LaFuze inspects the top of the aircraft

Front view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft, being readied for an ale...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Grand Forks Air Force Base State: North Dakota (ND) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Bob Wickley Release Stat... more

Members of the 321st Security Police Squadron arrest "trespassing criminals" in a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft alert area during training

Members of the 321st Security Police Squadron arrest "trespassing crim...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Grand Forks Air Force Base State: North Dakota (ND) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Bob Wickley Release Stat... more

A flight crew runs to a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft to begin their alert mission

A flight crew runs to a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft to begin their al...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Grand Forks Air Force Base State: North Dakota (ND) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Bob Wickley Release Stat... more

A B-52 Stratofortress aircraft flies overhead near the Air Force Flight Test Center. The Stratofortress is carrying AGM-86 air-launched cruise missiles

A B-52 Stratofortress aircraft flies overhead near the Air Force Fligh...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Edwards Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to... more

In-flight refueling of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft during exercise Team Spirit '82

In-flight refueling of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft during exercise ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: TEAM SPIRIT '82 Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service ... more

A left underside view of an air-launched cruise missile (ALCM) just after launch from a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

A left underside view of an air-launched cruise missile (ALCM) just af...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Right side view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft dropping mines during a live fire demonstration, taking place during exercise Team Spirit '82

Right side view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft dropping mines durin...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: TEAM SPIRIT '82 Base: Kom Nae Range Country: South Korea Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Roy Bagwell Release Status: Released to... more

An aerial-delivered mine is uploaded on a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft during exercise Team Spirit '82

An aerial-delivered mine is uploaded on a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: TEAM SPIRIT '82 Country: South Korea Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Serv... more

An aerial-delivered mine is uploaded on a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft during exercise Team Spirit '82

An aerial-delivered mine is uploaded on a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: TEAM SPIRIT '82 Country: South Korea Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Serv... more

Personnel from the 5th Munitions Maintenance Squadron secure 750-pound bombs onto a flatbed truck to be transported to a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft during Exercise Gallant Eagle '82

Personnel from the 5th Munitions Maintenance Squadron secure 750-pound...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: GALLANT EAGLE '82 Base: Biggs Army Air Field, El Paso State: Texas (TX) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera... more

Personnel from the 5th Munitions Maintenance Squadron load 750-pound bombs onto the racks of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft during Exercise Gallant Eagle '82

Personnel from the 5th Munitions Maintenance Squadron load 750-pound b...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: GALLANT EAGLE '82 Base: Biggs Army Air Field, El Paso State: Texas (TX) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera... more

Personnel from the 5th Munitions Maintenance Squadron load 750-pound bombs onto the racks of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft during Exercise Gallant Eagle '82

Personnel from the 5th Munitions Maintenance Squadron load 750-pound b...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: GALLANT EAGLE '82 Base: Biggs Army Air Field, El Paso State: Texas (TX) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera... more

Personnel from the 5th Munitions Maintenance Squadron load 750-pound bombs onto a flatbed truck to be transported to a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft during Exercise Gallant Eagle '82

Personnel from the 5th Munitions Maintenance Squadron load 750-pound b...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: GALLANT EAGLE '82 Base: Biggs Army Air Field, El Paso State: Texas (TX) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera... more

A left side view of a KC-10A Extender aircraft refueling a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft inflight

A left side view of a KC-10A Extender aircraft refueling a B-52 Strato...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Edwards Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SGT. Yarnell Release Status: Releas... more

Left side view of a KC-10A Extender aircraft refueling a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft in flight

Left side view of a KC-10A Extender aircraft refueling a B-52 Stratofo...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Edwards Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Yarnell Release Status: Release... more

Ground crew members chock the wheels of a 28th Bomb Wing B-52 Stratofortress aircraft just after its arrival during Exercise Glad Customer '82

Ground crew members chock the wheels of a 28th Bomb Wing B-52 Stratofo...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: GLAD CUSTOMER '82 Base: Andersen Air Base State: Guam (GU) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: TS... more

A technician explains to an airman how avionics packages and radars are placed aboard a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft at the Rome Air Development Center

A technician explains to an airman how avionics packages and radars ar...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Griffiss Air Force Base State: New York (NY) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT John L. Marine Release Status: ... more

A left rear view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft releasing an AGM-86 air-launched cruise missile over the range

A left rear view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft releasing an AGM-86...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Utah Test And Training Range State: Utah (UT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to... more

A left side view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft releasing an AGM-86 air-launched cruise missile near Vandenberg Air Force Base, California. This flight mission is part of an Integrated Weapon System test

A left side view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft releasing an AGM-86...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Pacific Ocean (POC) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

An air-to-air front view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft from the 416th Bomb Wing, being refueled by a KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft. The B-52 is equipped with the air-launched cruise missile (ALCM) weapon system

An air-to-air front view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft from the 41...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Ernie Sealing Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft being refueled by a KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft in flight, as seen from the boom operator's section. The aircraft, from the 416th Bomb Wing, is carrying six AGM-86 air-launched cruise missiles on each wing

A view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft being refueled by a KC-135 St...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Griffiss Air Force Base State: New York (NY) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Dennis Plummer Release Status: ... more

An air-to-air right side view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft carrying six AGM-86 air-launched cruise missiles on each wing. The aircraft is assigned to the 416th Bomb Wing

An air-to-air right side view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft carryi...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Griffiss Air Force Base State: New York (NY) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Dennis Plummer Release Status: ... more

An air-to-air right side view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft from the 416th Bomb Wing, Griffiss Air Force Base, New York, equipped with the air-launched cruise missile (ALCM) weapon system

An air-to-air right side view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft from t...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Ernie Sealing Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A B-52 Stratofortress aircraft flies over Arlington National Cemetery

A B-52 Stratofortress aircraft flies over Arlington National Cemetery

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT G. Dennis Plummer Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

SGT John W. Barrett and AMN Kimberly D. McClain check a .50-claiber ammunition belt for a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

SGT John W. Barrett and AMN Kimberly D. McClain check a .50-claiber am...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Carswell Air Force Base State: Texas (TX) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT L. Emmett Lewis Release Status: Re... more

A1C Luke Shelton walks across the runway apron after completing a flight as tail gunner aboard a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft (right)

A1C Luke Shelton walks across the runway apron after completing a flig...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Carswell Air Force Base State: Texas (TX) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT L. Emmett Lewis Release Status: Re... more

An aerial view of several B-52 Stratofortress aircraft that have been placed in storage at the Military Aircraft Storage and Disposition Center (MASDC)

An aerial view of several B-52 Stratofortress aircraft that have been ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Davis-Monthan Air Force Base State: Arizona (AZ) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Joc Lon Cabot Release Status: Re... more

An air-to-air silhouetted right side view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

An air-to-air silhouetted right side view of a B-52 Stratofortress air...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: MSGT L. Emmett Lewis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A front view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft taking off

A front view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft taking off

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Carswell Air Force Base State: Texas (TX) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT L. Emmett Lewis Release Status: Re... more

A view of the reclined seat that enables the crewman to crawl into the tail gunner station of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

A view of the reclined seat that enables the crewman to crawl into the...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Carswell Air Force Base State: Texas (TX) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT L. Emmett Lewis Release Status: Re... more

A B-52 Stratofortress aircraft flies over Arlington National Cemetery. The Pentagon can be seen in the background

A B-52 Stratofortress aircraft flies over Arlington National Cemetery....

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT G. Dennis Plummer Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

An air-to-air direct front view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft as it is aligned for refueling from a KC-135A Stratotanker aircraft. The Advanced Aerial Refueling Boom is attached between the two aircraft

An air-to-air direct front view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft as i...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: L. Cunningham Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Members of the ground crew move a maintenance cart into position next to a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft parked on the flight line. The B-52 is being serviced under the Strategic Air Command Recovery Oriented Aircraft Maintenance (ROAM) system. The ROAM system ensures that aircraft are serviced as soon as they complete a mission

Members of the ground crew move a maintenance cart into position next ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Wurtsmith Air Force Base State: Michigan (MI) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Mickey Sanborn Release Status: Rele... more

A right front view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft with a Harpoon (AGM-84A) missile on its wing, as it is prepared for takeoff. This is the first launch of a Harpoon from a B-52

A right front view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft with a Harpoon (A...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Mather Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to ... more

A left side view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft with an AGM-84A Harpoon missile on its wing, as the aircraft is preparing to takeoff. This is the first launch of a Harpoon missile from a B-52

A left side view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft with an AGM-84A Har...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Mather Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to ... more

Left side air-to-air view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft armed with an AGM-84 Harpoon missile, prior to launch. Following is an F-4 Phantom II aircraft

Left side air-to-air view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft armed with...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Pacific Ocean (POC) Scene Camera Operator: LT David E. Erickson Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Artist's concept of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft firing one of its Harpoon missiles

Artist's concept of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft firing one of its H...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Artist's concept of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft equipped with Harpoon missiles, in flight

Artist's concept of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft equipped with Harpo...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

First Lieutenant Kevin Reilly photographs a target ship from the co-pilot's seat inside a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft during a reconnaissance mission. The B-52's are being used to assist the Navy in spotting Soviet ships

First Lieutenant Kevin Reilly photographs a target ship from the co-pi...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Atlantic Ocean (AOC) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Jim Katzaman Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A member of the 90th Security Police Group, wearing rain gear, patrols the flight line in front of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

A member of the 90th Security Police Group, wearing rain gear, patrols...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Francis E. Warren Air Force Base State: Wyoming (WY) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Buster Kellum Release S... more

An air-to-air top left side view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft in use during the joint Exercise BRIGHT STAR '83

An air-to-air top left side view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft in ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: BRIGHT STAR '83 Country: Egypt (EGY) Scene Camera Operator: Joint Service Audiovisual Team Release Status: Released to Public... more

Munitions personnel use a weapons loader to load missiles into the bomb bay of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

Munitions personnel use a weapons loader to load missiles into the bom...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Barksdale Air Force Base State: Louisiana (LA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Buster Kellum Release Status:... more

A view from a KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft boom operator's window of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft as it approaches the refueling boom of the KC-135 during exercise Pitch Black '83-1

A view from a KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft boom operator's window of a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: PITCH BLACK '83-1 Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: SGT. Theodore Koniares Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

Combat logistics support squadron carpenters build a shipping crate for a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft landing gear door during night operations for Exercise NIGHT TRAIN/GLOBAL SHIELD '84. (SUBSTANDARD)

Combat logistics support squadron carpenters build a shipping crate fo...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: NIGHT TRAIN/GLOBAL SHIELD '84 Base: Davis-Monthan Air Force Base State: Arizona (AZ) Country: United States Of America (USA) ... more

A member of a combat logistics support squadron builds a replacement tube for a damaged B-52 Stratofortress aircraft during Exercise NIGHT TRAIN/GLOBAL SHIELD '84. He is wearing nuclear, biological and chemical (NBC) protective equipment

A member of a combat logistics support squadron builds a replacement t...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: NIGHT TRAIN/GLOBAL SHIELD '84 Base: Davis-Monthan Air Force Base State: Arizona (AZ) Country: United States Of America (USA) ... more

Members of a combat logistics support squadron wearing nuclear, biological and chemical (NBC) protective gear wait in a simulated shelter during a mock attack. They are repairing damaged B-52 Stratofortress aircraft during Exercise NIGHT TRAIN/GLOBAL SHIELD '84

Members of a combat logistics support squadron wearing nuclear, biolog...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: NIGHT TRAIN/GLOBAL SHIELD '84 Base: Davis-Monthan Air Force Base State: Arizona (AZ) Country: United States Of America (USA) ... more

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