Missouri Air National Guard pilot reaches 1000 flying-hour milestone in B-2 stealth bomber

A close up of the 1000 flying-hours patch presented to Lt. Col. Ryan Bailey and worn by all B-2 pilots who have achieved this milestone in flying the B-2 Spirit stealth bomber. Only 43 pilots have ever reached 1000 or more B-2 hours. Seven of these elite pilots are currently with the 131st Bomb Wing, Missouri Air National Guard, at Whiteman Air Force Base. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Brittany Cannon/ RELEASED)

PHOTO BY: Staff Sgt. Brittany Cannon RELEASED
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