Ellsworth AFB will see major expansion with addition of B-21 Raiders  (Audio)

April 25, 2024

RAPID CITY, S.D.–The B-21 Raiders and 14-thousand airmen and airwomen are on their way to South Dakota’s Ellsworth Airforce Base.

State Senate Majority Leader Casey Crabtree of Madison says the state has to be ready to receive them.

The Legislature’s Executive Board has appointed members to the Ellsworth Task Force to coordinate the state’s efforts…

Senator Crabtree says the magnitude of the two-billion dollar upgrade at Ellsworth will have an impact on the entire state.