-FILE PHOTO 08OCT02- A U.S. B-2 Spirit bomber, part of the 509th Bomb Wing at Whiteman Air Force Bas..

-FILE PHOTO 08OCT02- A U.S. B-2 Spirit bomber, part of the 509th Bomb Wing at Whiteman Air Force Bas..

-FILE PHOTO 08OCT02- A U.S. B-2 Spirit bomber, part of the 509th Bomb Wing at Whiteman Air Force Base in Missouri, stops for refueling at the U.S. military base on Diego Garcia in this file photo taken October 8, 2001, following an air strike mission over [Afganistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.] The United States is preparing to deploy heavy B-2 bombers to Britian and the Indian Ocean Island of Diego Garcia, if necessary in time to lead an attack on {Iraq], the officer in charge of the fleet said on October 30 2002. (CREDIT : REUTERS/U.S. Department of Defense/Senior Airman Rebeca M. Luquin/Handout) EDITORIAL USE ONLY - RTXLL8Y

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