More bomber operations mean ‘the chess pieces are moving,’ US Air Force’s top officer says

Business Insider Australia | Feb 23, 2021 at 8:22 AM
  • The increasing activity of US Air Force bombers is part of a concerted effort to show that those planes can fly whenever and wherever they want, the Air Force’s top officer said last week.
  • Bombers are also more active in the Indo-Pacific region, where the Air Force in early 2020 announced the end of its continuous bomber presence, a 16-year mission during which bombers deployed to Guam for months at a time.