Latest "Bomber task force" stories
Lancers showed up after China began holding military air drills near Taiwan and launched a joint naval exercise with Russia in the Sea of Japan.
Growing U.S.-Australian military cooperation is poised to have ripple effects on aviation as well.
B-2 Spirit bombers arrived at Portugal's Lajes Field this week to participate in short-notice deterrence task force flights, the Air Force said Wednesday.
The move comes as the American military sharpens its focus on the Arctic region.