Carter Visits Minot Air Force Base, N.D.

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Deputy Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter speaks to airmen at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., Nov. 2, 2012. Carter thanked them for their hard work and dedication.  DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • Deputy Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter speaks to airmen at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., Nov. 2, 2012. Carter thanked them for their hard work and dedication.  DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • Deputy Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter speaks to airmen at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., Nov. 2, 2012. Carter thanked them for their hard work and dedication.  DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • Deputy Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter tours a warhead missile maintenance facility at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., Nov. 2, 2012. 
 DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • Deputy Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter tours a missile maintenance facility at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., Nov. 2, 2012.  DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • Deputy Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter looks down the entrance of a missile silo while touring Minot Air Force Base, N.D., Nov. 2, 2012.
 DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • Deputy Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter, left, walks through falling snow with Air Force Col. Thomas Summers, vice commander of the 91st Missile Wing, at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., Nov. 2, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • Air Force Col. Jim Dawkins Jr., left, shows Deputy Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter, right, a B-52 bomber at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., Nov. 2, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • Air Force Capt. Mike Hostetler, right, shows Deputy Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter, left, the cockpit of a B-52 bomber at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., Nov. 2, 2012. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo