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Long Ranger Roundup: November in photos

Overview shot of tables at GatorFest.

Reserve Citizen Airmen of the 307th Bomb Wing celebrate during GatorFest at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, Nov. 4, 2019. During the annual event, unit leadership recognized outstanding Airmen from the 307th Maintenance Group, 307th Maintenance Squadron and 307th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Cody Burt)

U.S. Air Force Airmen check out a munition on a B-52 Stratofortress.

U.S. Air Force 1st Lt. Kylie Johnson, 93rd Bomb Squadron formal training unit student, makes adjustments to a munition under the watchful eye of an instructor at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, Nov. 17, 2019. Johnson was performing pre-flight checks prior to taking part in a B-52 Stratofortress training mission. The 93rd BS, working in conjunction with the 11th BS, trains all B-52 air crew. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Ted Daigle)

Photo of two wing commanders watching FTU graduation.

U.S. Air Force Col. Michael Miller, 2nd Bomb Wing Commander and Col. Steven Kirkpatrick, 307th Bomb Wing Commander, look on as Class 19-02 graduates from the Formal Training Unit at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, Nov. 22, 2019. The new B-52 Stratofortress air crew member received their assignments to both active duty and Reserve units. The Formal Training Unit is spearheaded by the 93rd Bomb Squadron in conjunction with the 11th Bomb Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Ted Daigle)

A member of the Band of the West performs during Global Strike Challenge 2019.

U.S. Air Force SSgt. Cody Peterson, a keyboardist with the Air Force Band of the West, performs during the score posting event for Global Strike Challenge 2019 at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, Nov. 20, 2019. GSC, held every two years, is the world's premier bomber, Intercontinental Ballistic Missile, helicopter operations and security forces competition with units from Air Force Global Strike Command, Air Combat Command, Air Force Reserve Command and the Air National Guard. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Ted Daigle)

A U.S. Air Force optometrist performs and eye exam.

U.S. Air Force Maj. Anthony Webb, 307th Medical Squadron optometrist, performs a routine eye exam during a unit training assembly at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, Nov. 2, 2019. Each UTA, Reserve Citizen Airmen of the 307th MDS perform a variety of medical and dental exams on members of the 307th Bomb Wing to ensure readiness. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Ted Daigle)

Shawn Gioe and his spouse, Tisa, greet well-wishers.

307th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron honorary commander Shawn Gioe and his spouse, Tisa, greet well-wishers following his induction ceremony at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, Nov. 2, 2019. Gioe is the general manager at Ralph and Kacoo's Restaurant in Bossier City, Louisiana. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Ted Daigle)

Retired U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Steve Vogel pauses during a speech.

Retired U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Steve Vogel speaks during the 307th Bomb Wing's Senior Non-Commissioned Officer induction ceremony in Bossier City, Louisiana, Nov. 2, 2019. The annual event drew a packed house of well-wishers, friends and peers. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Ted Daigle)

An airmen stands in front of a B-52 Stratofortress jet engine.

A Reserve Citizen Airmen prepares to marshal a B-52 Stratofortress prior to a mission at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, Nov. 20, 2019. The jet is part of the 93rd Bomb Squadron, the Reserve unit charged with training all B-52 air crew in the Air Force.

Scoreboard at this year's Global Strike Challenge competition.

The scoreboard reveals three big wins for the 343rd Bomb Squadron during the score posting event for Global Strike Challenge 2019 at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, Nov. 20, 2019. The unit took home the Lemay Trophy for best bomb squadron, the Linebacker Trophy for best B-52 Stratofortress squadron and the Mitchell Trophy for best bomb strike with an unguided munition. The score posting of “shack” denotes a direct hit on the target. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Ted Daigle)

BARKSDALE AIR FORCE BASE, La. --

Reserve Citizen Airmen of the 307th Bomb Wing stayed kept an active schedule at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana during the month of November. It was a month to honor Airmen with the wing holding its annual Senior Non-Commissioned Officer induction ceremony and the 307th Maintenance Group holding GatorFest 19.   Still, the training never stopped.  The 93rd Bomb Squadron graduated another class of B-52 Stratofortress air crew and the 343rd BS took top honors at Global Strike Challenge 19.