The Air Force’s newest B-52H combat-coded unit, now officially designated the 69th Bomb Squadron, is set for activation at Minot AFB, N.D., on Sept. 3, 2009, Laurie Arellano, chief of public affairs for Minot’s 5th Bomb Wing, told the Daily Report, Aug. 27, 2009. Here, a B-52 from Minot’s other B-52 unit, the 23rd BS, departs on a counter-sea training mission during a deployment to Andersen AFB, Guam, Jan. 15, 2008.
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