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Troops Deployed

Some of the troops and equipment called into action as part of the United States' war against terrorism:

CALIFORNIA
Beale Air Force Base: U-2 Spy Planes

COLORADO
Buckley Air Force Base: Fighter jets from the 140th Tactical Fighter Wing and about 100 members of the Colorado Air National Guard.

IDAHO
Mountain Home Air Force Base: B-1 Bombers

LOUISIANA
Barksdale Air Force Base: B-52 Stratofortress Bombers .

MISSOURI:
Whiteman Air Force Base:  B-2 Stealth Bombers

NEBRASKA
Offut Air Force Base: RC-135 Reconnaissance Planes

NEW JERSEY
McGuire Air Force Base: More than a dozen C-141 cargo planes and an unknown number of KC-10 air refueling tankers.

NORTH CAROLINA
Camp Lejeune: 2,200 Marines in 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (part of previously tour to Mediterranean).

Fort Bragg: Unknown number of elite soldiers from the U.S. Special Forces Command.

NORTH DAKOTA
Grand Forks Air Force Base: Unknown number of flying tankers dispatched to provide refueling for U.S. fighter jets and bombers.

SOUTH CAROLINA
Marine Corps Air Station in Beaufort: F/A 18 jets and unknown number of support staff.

SOUTH DATKOTA
Ellsworth Air Force Base: B-1 Bombers .

WASHINGTON
Fairchild Air Force Base: Unknown number of KC-135 flying tankers.

Source: Department of Defense, AP

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