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The 2nd Bomb Wing conducts the primary mission of Barksdale

Air Force Base, La., with three squadrons of B-52H Stratofortress bombers - the 11th Bomb Squadron, which is the training

squadron, the 20th Bomb Squadron and the 96th Bomb Squadron.

Together they ensure the 2nd Bomb Wing provides flexible, responsive, global combat capability, autonomously or in concert with other forces, and trains all

Air Force Global Strike Command and Air Force Reserve B-52 crews.

The Deuce provides our nation with strategic deterrence capabilities and devastating global combat air power-- anytime, anywhere.

The front of the East Child Development Center building
Youth Center gymnasium classrooms
Room in the East CDC that is being used for storage
One of the classrooms that have been set up in the Youth Center gymnasium
Alligator holding a rod
Snake on propeller.
Gauntlet holding berries
This photo was provided to upload to the Barksdale website.
2nd Medical Group photo provided for Barksdale website.
Graphic of apple with military member saluting silhouette.
A daughter and husband await the return of their Airmen after a deployment in support of the Bomber Task Force mission at Barksdale Air Force Base, La.
Friends and co-workers greet the 2nd Bomb Wing Airmen returning from Andersen Air Force Base, Guam after returning from a Bomber Task Force mission.

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