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U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Chris Cain, 96th Bomb Squadron commander, presents a patch to 1st Lt. Lacey Orians during the graduation of the Formal Training Unit class 17-02 on Barksdale Air Force Base, La. December 15, 2017.

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Chris Cain, 96th Bomb Squadron commander, presents a patch to 1st Lt. Lacey Orians during the graduation of the Formal Training Unit class 17-02 on Barksdale Air Force Base, La. December 15, 2017. Orians is the newest graduate to join the 96th BS as aircrew of the B-52 Stratofortress. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Greg Steele/Released)

Jennifer Fish, the wife of Lt. Col. William Fish, 11th Bomb Squadron commander, presents a token to the spouses of the graduates of Formal Training Unit class 17-02 during the graduation ceremony on Barksdale Air Force Base, La. December 15, 2017.

Jennifer Fish, the wife of Lt. Col. William Fish, 11th Bomb Squadron commander, presents a token to the spouses of the graduates of Formal Training Unit class 17-02 during the graduation ceremony on Barksdale Air Force Base, La. December 15, 2017. Fish and his wife, Jennifer, asked the spouses to come forward to be recognized for their support during their Airman’s training and to welcome them into the bomber community. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Greg Steele/Released)

U.S. Air Force Capt. Anthony Mitchell presents class photos to Lt. Col. Brian Bailey, 93rd Bomb Squadron commander, and Lt. Col. William Fish, 11th BS commander, during a graduation ceremony for Formal Training Unit class 17-02 on Barksdale Air Force Base, La. December 15, 2017.

U.S. Air Force Capt. Anthony Mitchell presents class photos to Lt. Col. Brian Bailey, 93rd Bomb Squadron commander, and Lt. Col. William Fish, 11th BS commander, during a graduation ceremony for Formal Training Unit class 17-02 on Barksdale Air Force Base, La. December 15, 2017. Mitchell and his classmates are graduating from the eight-month long course to be a B-52 Stratofortress crewmember. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Greg Steele/Released)

Formal Training Unit class 17-02 stand in front of a B-52 Stratofortress on Barksdale Air Force Base, La. Dec. 4, 2017.

Formal Training Unit class 17-02 stand in front of a B-52 Stratofortress on Barksdale Air Force Base, La. Dec. 4, 2017. Master Sgt. Ted Daigle, a photojournalist assigned to the 307th Bomb Wing, is taking a class photo in preparation of the class’s graduation. The graduates have completed the eight-month long course to be B-52 Stratofortress crewmembers. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Dachelle Melville/Released)

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