B-2 Spirit teams up with B-1 Lancer in High North

The U.S. Air Force routinely deploys a variety of aircraft and units throughout Europe for training and to support geographic combatant command objectives. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Tech. Sgt. Heather Salazar)

A crew chief assigned to the 393rd Expeditionary Bomb Squadron marshals a B-2 Spirit to a parking spot at Lajes Field, Azores, March 22, 2021. After a hot-pit refuel and crew change, the B-2s will team up with a B-1 Lancer, assigned to Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, for a Bomber Task Force Europe mission in the High North. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Heather Salazar)

The U.S. Air Force routinely deploys a variety of aircraft and units throughout Europe for training and to support geographic combatant command objectives. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Tech. Sgt. Heather Salazar)

A B-2 Spirit, assigned to Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, lands at Lajes Field, Azores, March 22, 2021. The U.S. Air Force routinely deploys a variety of aircraft and units throughout Europe for training and to support geographic combatant command objectives. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Tech. Sgt. Heather Salazar)

The U.S. Air Force routinely deploys a variety of aircraft and units throughout Europe for training and to support geographic combatant command objectives. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Tech. Sgt. Heather Salazar)

A B-2 Spirit, assigned to Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, prepares to land at Lajes Field, Azores, March 22, 2021. The B-2s are currently supporting Bomber Task Force missions across Europe where they integrated with B-1 Lancer, assigned to Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, to create a secure and stable Arctic region. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Tech. Sgt. Heather Salazar)

The U.S. Air Force routinely deploys a variety of aircraft and units throughout Europe for training and to support geographic combatant command objectives. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Tech. Sgt. Heather Salazar)

A B-2 Spirit, assigned to Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, lands at Lajes Field, Azores, March 22, 2021. The B-2s are currently supporting Bomber Task Force missions across Europe and stopped at Lajes to conduct hot-pit refueling and crew changes, before integrating with a B-1 Lancer, assigned to Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, in the Arctic region. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Heather Salazar)

The U.S. Air Force routinely deploys a variety of aircraft and units throughout Europe for training and to support geographic combatant command objectives. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Tech. Sgt. Heather Salazar)

Fuels technicians assigned to the 393rd Expeditionary Bomb Squadron prepare fuel hoses to hot-pit refuel a B-2 Spirit at Lajes Field, Azores, March 22, 2021. The B-2s are currently supporting Bomber Task Force missions across Europe and stop a Lajes to conduct hot-pit refueling and crew changes before continuing to the High North. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Heather Salazar)

The U.S. Air Force routinely deploys a variety of aircraft and units throughout Europe for training and to support geographic combatant command objectives. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Tech. Sgt. Heather Salazar)

A B-2 Spirit, assigned to Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, flys over Praia after taking off from Lajes Field, Azores, March 22, 2021. The bomber supported a Bomber Task Force mission and integrated with a B-1 Lancer, assigned to Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, in the High North. Operations and engagements with our NATO allies demonstrate and strengthen our shared commitment to global security and stability. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Heather Salazar)

LAJES FIELD, Azores -- A crew chief assigned to the 393rd Expeditionary Bomb Squadron marshals a B-2 Spirit to a parking spot at Lajes Field, Azores, March 22, 2021. After a hot-pit refuel and crew change, the B-2s will team up with a B-1 Lancer, assigned to Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, for a Bomber Task Force Europe mission in the High North. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Heather Salazar)