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How Air Force ICBM crews deal with stress and isolation during COVID-19 restrictions in the middle of nowhere

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A hilly stretch of gravel road in the missile complex at F.E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyoming, February 9, 2016.
US Air Force/Senior Airman Jason Wiese
Since COVID-19 lockdowns began at F.E. Warren Air Force Base, the airmen there responsible for the nation's three wings of ICBMs have faced with increased isolation pressures to prevent its spread.
To deal with the additional strain, commanders have tried to offer more support, and the Air Force has offered more creature comforts, but the airmen on duty have found other ways to cope.
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