2009 Offutt Air Force Base Air Show - Bellevue, Nebraska

Offutt Air Force Base (Offutt AFB) is a U.S. Air Force installation near Omaha, and lies adjacent to Bellevue in Sarpy County, Nebraska. It is the headquarters of the U.S. Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM), the Air Force Weather Agency, and the 55th Wing (55 WG) of the Air Combat Command (ACC).

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Offutt Air Force Base was named in honor of World War I pilot and Omaha native 1st Lt. Jarvis Offutt. Offutt's legacy includes the construction of the first two bombers to drop atomic bombs and over 40 years as the headquarters for the former Strategic Air Command (SAC) and home for its associated ground and aerial command centers for the U.S. in case of nuclear war during the Cold War.

Static displays.

Blue angels.

2009 Offutt Air Force Base Air Show.

Offutt Air Force Base. Wikipedia.

Published: 11/24/2009
Updated: 11/26/2009

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