B-52s from Minot participate in training in Ukraine

B-52s from Minot participate in training in Ukraine
B-52s from Minot participate in training in Ukraine(KFYR)
Published: Sep. 9, 2020 at 9:32 PM CDT
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UKRAINE – Three B-52 Stratofortress bombers from the 5th Bomb Wing at Minot Air Force Base recently participated in a special training session with Ukrainian fighter, according to European United States Command.

The exercise took place on Friday, Sept. 4 in Ukrainian airspace, and provided valuable mid-air training for the Ukrainian pilots.

The mission is part of a long-term deployment for the B-52s to RAF Fairford in Gloucestershire, England.

Images: EUCOM / Sr. Airman Xavier Navarro

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