one of 3 B-52's deployed to Fairford for a training exercise.
This plane is named "Lucky Lady IV" in honor of being the 3rd B-52 mission to fly around the world. On Aug. 1-2 1994 crews flew this plane around the world setting a new record - 20,000 miles in 4... (more)
The bomb bay of the mighty B-52.
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!