Ellsworth Air Force Base

B-1B Lancer strategic bombers from Ellsworth AFB temporarily relocate to Dyess AFB

B-1B Lancer strategic bombers from Ellsworth AFB temporarily relocate to Dyess AFB

B-1B Lancer bombers from Ellsworth AFB relocate to Dyess AFB After a B-1B Lancer crashed at Ellsworth Air Force Base… Read More

1 month ago

B-1B Lancer strategic bomber crashes at Ellsworth AFB during training mission. The crew ejected safely.

B-1B Lancer crashes at Ellsworth AFB A US Air Force (USAF) B-1B Lancer strategic bomber assigned to Ellsworth Air Force… Read More

2 months 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

B-21 Raider, the World’s First Sixth-Generation Aircraft, makes public debut; will become backbone of USAF bomber fleet

The event did not provide much new information about the B-21 Raiders’s capabilities, though; no further programmatic details, such as… Read More

1 year ago

USAF to unveil B-21 Raider bomber first week in December

The USAF confirmed it plans to reveal the B-21 Raider in the first week of December during an unveiling ceremony… Read More

1 year ago

Six B-21 Raider Stealth Bombers in Production, Fuel Control Software Already Tested – Air Force Global Strike Command Top General says

US Air Force Secretary Frank Kendall stated in september 2021 that five B-21s were in production. Maj. Gen. Jason R.… Read More

2 years ago

Ellsworth Air Force Base officially selected as first base to receive USAF first operational B-21 Raider Strategic Bombers

The Secretary of the Air Force officially selected Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota, as the location to host the… Read More

3 years ago

USAF B-1Bs flew from Ellsworth AFB to South China Sea in 32-hour round trip mission to demonstrate global presence

This sortie follows an Apr. 22 CONUS-based bomber bilateral training where the B-1 integrated with six U.S. Air Force F-16s… Read More

4 years ago

USAF Releases New Images of B-21 Raider Future Stealth Bomber

The renderings show the B-21 in hangars at the three locations where the nation's newest stealth bomber will be housed… Read More

4 years ago

Former B-52 Pilot Tells the Story behind this Photo of two BUFFs Buzzing USS Midway Aircraft Carrier

‘We were tasked by the JCS to fly a mission deep into the Indian Ocean/Persian Gulf to surveil the Soviet… Read More

4 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

5 years ago

USAF selects locations for B-21 Raider bomber

The B-21 Raider will replace B-1B Lancer and B-2 Spirit bomber aircraft The U.S. Air Force (USAF) announced that will bed down… 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

ELLSWORTH B-1Bs PERFORM A SIMULATED BOMB RUN OVER THE PILSUNG RANGE FEW DAYS AFTER HAVING TAKEN OVER CBP MISSION

On Aug. 7, 2017 two B-1Bs from 37th EBS conducted a sequence of bilateral training missions with Republic of Korea… Read More

7 years ago

USAF SQUADRONS THAT TOOK PART IN THE DOOLITTLE RAID CELEBRATE 100 YEARS

The squadrons are two of the oldest in the U.S. Air Force (USAF), with the 34th BS formed on May… Read More

7 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