This is the group's seventh biennial reunion since it was organized in the mid-1990s but this is the first time the group has met in Minot, said association founder Wayne Pittman and his wife, Karen, of Dayton, Ohio.
...Wayne Pittman, B-52 Stratofortress Association founder, retired after 30 years in the military.His
assignments included Grand Forks AFB from 1973-75.Pittman
was a radar-navigator on the B-52G and H, also B-52Ds in southeast Asia.The radar-navigator on a B-52, he
said is "a challenging job."Pittman
and his wife, Karen, organized the B-52 Stratofortress Association