B-1 commemorates its 20th at Dyess

Star of Abilene, Rockwell B-1B 83-0065, after its last flight, Dyess AFB, 1 March 2003. (U.S. Air Force)

DYESS AIR FORCE BASE, Texas — The first operational B-1B Lancer in the Air Force, also known as the Star of Abilene, sits on display here. The base celebrated the bomber’s 20th anniversary June 29. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Alan Garrison)

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