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Thursday, 15 September 2016

Bone B-1 takeoff RAF Fairford, Gloucs, UK, NATO Ample Strike September 2016

B-1 of the 489th BG, Dyess AFB and Abilene, Texas sets off car alarms after an impressive takeoff while based at RAF Fairford in support of the NATO exercise Ample Strike ongoing in the Czech Republic.

B-1 CROOK 1 departs on an Ample Strike mission, CROOK 2 departs for display at the Sanicole airshow, Belgium and CROOK-1 returns and taxies back to the pan.
A single click to view the video below