US bombers train with Swedish Air Force en route to historic Norway deployment,

A group of US Air Force B-1B Lancers participated in an exercise with Swedish Air Force Gripen fighters as they flew to Ørland Air Station for their first-ever stationing in Norway.

Three Lancers from the 7th Bomb Wing at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, arrived in Norway on February 22, for a long planned training mission that will see the aircraft conduct theater and flight training across Europe.

This is the first time US bombers will be operating out of Norway.

While details on training events that the bombers will attend are scarce, it is certain that the aircraft will be operating in the high north and improve interoperability with allies and partners across the European theater. Läs artikel

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