"The final elimination of a B-52G"
Retired U.S. Air Force General Earl O'Loughlin, left, watches as a B-52G is cut into pieces at the 309th Aerospace Maintenance and Regeneration Group, Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Dec. 19, 2013. O'Loughlin was a B-25 Instructor pilot from 1965 -1968 for the 379th Bombardment Wing at Wurtsmith Air Force Base, Mich., which is now decommissioned. (U.S Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Angela Ruiz/released)