A25-hr. ``Global Power'' mission flown by two USAF/Rockwell B-1B bombers demonstrated that the aircraft is rapidly becoming a potent long-range weapon system capable of delivering timely firepower during distant crises. As part of the ``Vigilant Warrior `94'' exercise in the Gulf region, the 28th Bomb Wing B-1Bs flew nonstop from Ellsworth AFB, S.D., to Kuwait, dropped a total of 56 Mk. 82 500-lb. high-drag weapons from 500 ft. altitude, then recovered at Lajes Field in the Azores ...


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