The USAF B-52H Stratofortress aircraft takeoff from Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, fly in the Black Sea region in support of Bomber Task Force Europe. Strategic bombers contribute to stability in the European theater, as they are intended to deter conflict rather than instigate it, demonstrating the credibility of U.S. forces to address the current global security environment.
Credit: U.S. Air Force video by Tech. Sgt. Christopher Ruano, and SSgt James Cason.