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B-52 Stratofortress
 
Latest update: January 2018

Company: Boeing Defense
 
Abbr.: Order and inventory status information: Abbr.: Order and inventory status information:
       
Order. No. of aircraft ordered. WFU No. of aircraft Withdrawn From Use.
Opt. No. of aircraft options. Sold No. of aircraft sold to another country.
Opp. No. of possible aircraft sales. Oth. D. No. of aircraft bought from another country.
Canc. No. of aircraft ordered cancelled. LS↓ No. of aircraft leased from another country.
Del. No. of aircraft delivered. LS ↑ No. of aircraft leased to another country.
On Or. No. of aircraft to be delivered. Act. No. of aircraft operational.
W/O No. of aircraft Written Off (crashed).    
       
Lease: When the no. of aircraft LS↓ and LS ↑ are equal the leased aircraft have been returned to the owner.
 
Order and production overview - aircraft totals
 
Country Order. Opt. Opp. Canc. Del. On Or. W/O WFU Sold Oth.D. LS↓ LS ↑ Act.
USA 743       743 0 70 596 1       76
Total 743       743 0 70 596 1       76
 
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Order and production overview - aircraft detailed
 
Country Aircraft Order. Opt. Opp. Del. On Or. W/O WFU Sold Oth.D. LS↓ LS ↑ Act.
United States B-52A 3     3 0   3         0
  B-52B 50     50 0 2 47 1       0
  B-52C 35     35 0 1 34         0
  B-52D 170     170 0 25 145         0
  B-52E 100     100 0 1 99         0
  B-52F 90     90 0 3 87         0
  B-52G 193     193 0 28 165         0
  B-52H 102     102 0 10 16         76
Total   743     743 0 70 596 1       76
 
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USAF current B-52 Stratofortress operators
 
Squadron Wing Aircraft Tailcode AFB State / Country Command
11th BS 2nd BW B-52H BD Barksdale AFB Louisiana AFGSC
20th BS 2nd BW B-52H LA Barksdale AFB Louisiana AFGSC
23th BS 5th BW B-52H MT Minot AFB North Dakota AFGSC
49th TES 53rd WG B-52H OT Barksdale AFB Louisiana ACC
69th BS 5th BW B-52H MT Minot AFB North Dakota AFGSC
93rd BS 307th BW B-52H BD Barksdale AFB Louisiana AFRC
96th BS 2nd BW B-52H LA Barksdale AFB Louisiana AFGSC
340th WPS 57th WG B-52H BD Barksdale AFB Louisiana ACC
419th FLTS 412th TW B-52H ED Edwards AFB California AFMC
             
 
Photo gallery
 
A B-52H from the 20th taxxiing for
departure after taking part in RIAT 2005
held at RAF Fairford.