A B-52H Stratofortress assigned to the 5th Bomb Wing, prepares to take-off at Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota, July 14, 2021. Strategic bomber missions enhance the readiness and training necessary to respond to any potential crisis or challenge across the globe. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jesse Jenny)

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  • Wise Guy Returns to Service

    Approximately 13 years ago B-52 60-034 left Minot Air Force Base, headed for Arizona as part of a reduction in forces. The number of planes that had the same destiny as Wise Guy numbers between 10 and 15 according to sources at Minot Air Force Base. Expectations were that these planes may not see

  • Hangar Fire at Minot Air Force Base

    On the night of Dec. 28th, 2019, 5th Civil Engineer Squadron firefighters at Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota, responded to a fire near the flightline. "My Airmen were out there as soon as we got the call,” said Master Sgt. Darnell Dobson, 5th Civil Engineer Squadron assistant fire chief. “We

  • Flight line things

    (U.S. Air Force photos by Senior Airman Alyssa M. Akers, Senior Airman Dillon J. Audit, Airman 1st Class Heather Ley and Airman Jesse Jenny)

  • Cold take off

    B-52H Stratofortress aircrafts prepare to takeoff at Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota. B-52s are ready to take off and drop nuclear bombs at a moments notice. (U.S. Air Force photos by Airman 1st Class Heather Ley)

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