U.S. Launches B-52 To Counter North Korean Bomb Test

Credit: B-52: USAF
A U.S. B-52 bomber from Andersen AFB, Guam, conducted a low-level flight Jan. 9 in the vicinity of Osan, South Korea, in response to a recent nuclear test by North Korea, U.S. Pacific Command says. The B-52 was joined by Republic of Korea F-15 and U.S. F-16 fighter aircraft. “This was a...

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