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Barksdale unit first to train with latest B-52 upgrade
Staff Sgt. Stefano Cothran, a 2nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron weapons load team member, secures a GBU-38 Joint Direct Attack Munition to a pylon during the 2014 Global Strike Challenge on Barksdale Air Force Base, La., Aug. 27, 2014. Up to eight GBU-38 JDAMs can now be carried inside the bomb bay of the B-52H Stratofortress, following the 1760 Internal Weapons Bay Upgrade. The upgrade also increases the number of JDAMs that can be externally carried to 16, for a total payload increase of 100 percent. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Benjamin Gonsier)

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