Delivered to the Air Force on June 29 1962. 45th RS trainer aircraft.
96th BS/2nd BW.
On the front section of the fuselage you can see the wrinkles on the skin of this heavy bomber from decades of takeoffs and landings.
Assigned to the 49th Test and Evaluation Squadron/53rd Wing at Barksdale.
B-52s as far as the eye can see at Barksdale!
This was the first "H" version of the B-52 built. It entered service on May 9th 1961. The main difference between this and previous B-52s is the addition of turbofan engines.
The control tower is a great place to watch an air show!
Envoy flight 2835 to Dallas is headed to runway 34R.
48th FTS from Columbus AFB doing touch and go.