B-1

Out of the boneyard and into the force: B-1B Lancer to be resurrected from AMARG to rejoin USAF Strategic Bomber Fleet

Out of the boneyard and into the force: B-1B Lancer to be resurrected from AMARG to rejoin USAF Strategic Bomber Fleet

B-1B Lancer regeneration Out of the boneyard and into the force: starting in October 2023, Dyess Air Force Base and… Read More

3 weeks ago

B-1 to replace B-2 for Rose Parade and Rose Bowl Game flyovers due to Spirit fleet stand-down after recent incident in which a B-2 was damaged at Whiteman AFB

Whiteman AFB B-2 aircraft will not be participating in the 2023 Rose Parade or Rose Bowl Game flyovers. Instead, B-1… Read More

1 year ago

Dyess B-1B Lancer strategic bombers conduct missions and training in Alaska, South America

B-1B bombers from Dyess AFB, Texas, were everywhere from south of the equator to just outside the Arctic circle last… Read More

2 years ago

US Navy F/A-18 pilot remembers the mid-air misses he had with two USAF F-16s and a B-1 during Operation Iraqi Freedom

‘Immediately ahead of me was the dark mass of a B-1, which was so close that part of the left… Read More

2 years ago

For the first time ever, a B-1 Lancer strategic bomber landed in the Arctic circle

Additionally, the B-1 Lancer conducted a “warm-pit refuel” at Bodo Air Force Station, Norway. For the first time ever, a… Read More

3 years ago

USAF Materiel Command History Office Releases Graphics of Historical efforts to Re-Engine the B-52 Strategic Bomber

There is an old joke that runs through the bomber fleet that when the B-1 and B-2 bombers are retired,… Read More

4 years ago

Charles “Charlie” Bock, the First Man to Fly the B-1A, Passed Away

Charles “Charlie” Bock and his crew made the first flight of the B-1 on Dec. 23, 1974. He accumulated 600… Read More

5 years ago

B-21 First Flight slated for December 2021, more B-52s to Come Out of Boneyard

USAF Vice Chief of Staff Gen. Stephen “Seve” Wilson said he has an application on his phone “counting down the… Read More

5 years ago

Ten bomber crews will train at Ellsworth AFB to learn how to fight without GPS coverage

In the event of serious conflict the GPS system is probably one of the first systems any enemy will target… Read More

6 years ago

This B-1 crew completed first all-female flight in 34th Bomb Squadron history

The all-female crew consisted of two B-1 pilots, two weapon systems officers and the 34th Aircraft Maintenance Unit officer in charge… Read More

6 years ago

HERE’S HOW ELLSWORTH B-1B STRATEGIC BOMBERS HAVE VALIDATED THEIR COMBAT CAPABILITIES DURING EXERCISE COMBAT HAMMER

The B-1B is a fundamental part of the U.S. Air Force’s combat airpower, and keeping the lethal piece of machinery… Read More

7 years ago

UPGRADED BLOCK 16 B-1B LANCERS DEPLOY TO ANDERSEN AFB AND TAKE OVER CONTINUOUS BOMBER PRESENCE MISSION

The B-1 units bring a unique perspective and years of repeated combat and operational experience from the Central Command theater… Read More

7 years ago