The B-52H on show here at Oshkosh is from the 1960s. It is still going strong, modernized to some extent with new systems and with a crew reduced from six to five, and it is expected to remain in service through 2040. Venerable, indeed! It brings back memories of the 11-hour mission I flew 35 years...
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