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Two U.S. Air Force B-1B Lancers assigned to the 37th Expeditionary Bomb
Squadron, deployed from Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota, flew from
Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, for a 10-hour mission, flying in the vicinity
of Kyushu, Japan, the East China Sea, and the Korean peninsula, Aug. 8,
2017. During the mission, the B-1s were joined by Japan Air Self-Defense
Force F-15s as well as Republic of Korea Air Force F-15s, performing two
sequential bilateral missions. These flights with Japan and the Republic of
Korea (ROK) demonstrate solidarity between Japan, ROK and the U.S. to defend
against provocative and destabilizing actions in the Pacific theater.
Two U.S. Air Force B-1B Lancers assigned to the 37th Expeditionary Bomb
Squadron, deployed from Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota, flew from
Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, for a 10-hour mission, flying in the vicinity
of Kyushu, Japan, the East China Sea, and the Korean peninsula, Aug. 8,
2017. During the mission, the B-1s were joined by Japan Air Self-Defense
Force F-15s as well as Republic of Korea Air Force F-15s, performing two
sequential bilateral missions. These flights with Japan and the Republic of
Korea (ROK) demonstrate solidarity between Japan, ROK and the U.S. to defend
against provocative and destabilizing actions in the Pacific theater.

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