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B-52 makes emergency landing at RAF Mildenhall

Photo: Christopher Stone

A B-52 plane had to make an emergency landing at RAF Mildenhall in Suffolk last night after a mid-air emergency.

Several people posted on social media that they had seen the American bomber circling over the area as it burnt off fuel before touching down.

Credit: Christopher Stone

It's thought two of the plane's eight engines had cut out.

US officials say the say the B-52 is supporting several exercises while in the region.