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Powder River Training Complex

June 2, 2016
A B-1 bomber from Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, thunders skyward from Ellsworth AFB, S.D., May 31, 2013. Bombers like the B-1 will fly over southwest North Dakota, western South Dakota and southeast Montana in the Powder River Training Complex beginning June 7. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kate Maurer)
Air Force to utilize Powder River Training Complex from June 7-9
June 2, 2016 - 10:41am
March 28, 2016
North Dakota Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., talks to an audience member while flanked by Bowman County Commissioner Rick Braaten, left, and Bowman Mayor Lyn James on Monday after a roundtable meeting in Bowman, N.D. (Press Photo by Dustin Monke)
Slope, Bowman county leaders express frustration with federal overreach
March 28, 2016 - 6:53pm
October 30, 2015
First large Air Force exercise scheduled for Powder River training area
October 30, 2015 - 5:13pm
March 25, 2015
A B-1B Lancer is shown taking off at Ellsworth (S.D.) Air Force Base on July 24, 2012. Bombers like the B-1 will fly over southwest North Dakota, western South Dakota and southeast Montana now that the Federal Aviation Administration has approved the Powder River Training Complex. It will be the largest Air Force training space in the continental U.S. . (Photo courtesy of U.S. Air Force)
FAA approves expansion of military training area
March 25, 2015 - 8:08pm
January 16, 2015
Powder River Air Force training complex expansion approved, local pilots still unsatisfied
January 16, 2015 - 6:22pm
January 8, 2015
Heitkamp discusses Powder River Training Complex with USAF official
January 8, 2015 - 9:55pm
December 23, 2014
Communication critical on Air Force training complex, Heitkamp says
December 23, 2014 - 5:42pm
December 13, 2014
Press Photo by Andrew Brown
Roger Meggers, a pilot from Baker, Mont., works on a fiberglass wing of a plane on Friday. Meggers has led the opposition to the Powder River Training Complex expansion.play button
Local aviators, airport managers strongly oppose new Air Force training space
December 13, 2014 - 8:09pm
December 1, 2014
A B-1 bomber from Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, thunders skyward from Ellsworth AFB, S.D., May 31, 2013. Bombers like the B-1 will fly over southwest North Dakota, western South Dakota and southeast Montana if the Powder River Training Complex is approved.  It would be the largest Air Force training space in the continental U.S. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kate Maurer) MANDATORY CREDIT
Air Force approves training zone over southwest North Dakota
December 1, 2014 - 4:04pm
May 5, 2014
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A B-52H Stratofortress from the Minot Air Force Base arrives at Ellsworth Air Force Base, Piedmont, S.D., on March 26.
Officials sound off against Air Force expansion: Complex would cover 28K square miles in Midwest
May 5, 2014 - 12:40pm
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