• Members of the 509th Bomb Wing participate in annual memorial ruck

    Members of the 509th Bomb Wing ruck during the annual police week memorial ruck march on Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., May 16, 2022. Participants rucked four miles stopping at eight different stations to honor fallen defenders, doing various exercises at each station. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman

  • Whiteman Air Force Base hosts large-force joint integration exercise

    On April 4, the 509th Bomb Wing kicked off a four-day interoperability exercise involving active duty, guard and reserve fighter, bomber, refueling and support units from across the country.Following months-long planning, Exercise Agile Tiger is designed to meet training objectives consisting of

  • 80 Years of Whiteman: A legacy of combat power and future of innovation

    As the Air Force commemorates 75 years of Air Power in 2022, Whiteman Air Force Base celebrates 80 Years of Heritage from the Heartland.The 509th Bomb Wing has had an impact on the Air Force since World War II and is blazing a new trail as the Air Force’s only B-2 Spirit Advanced Technology Bomber

  • Whiteman Air Force Base cancels 2022 Wings Over Whiteman airshow

    Whiteman Air Force Base has cancelled the Wings Over Whiteman Air and Space Show, tentatively scheduled for June 2022.Base officials cancelled the event due to competing mission priorities. For now, Whiteman Air Force Base will focus our resources on executing nuclear operations and global