Airmen from the 108th Wing, New Jersey Air National Guard, remove snow from Winter Storm Nemo at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., Feb. 9, 2013. (Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Mark C. Olsen/Released)
Airman 1st Class Christopher Kelley, a KC-135 crew chief from the 100th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, RAF Mildenhall, England, marshals a jet into its parking spot in southwest Europe after a mission over Africa Feb. 3, 2013. Airmen from RAF Mildenhall deployed to southwest Europe in January to support French operations in Mali. (U.S. Air Force […]
A KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft with the 22nd Air Refueling Wing refuels a B-2 Spirit bomber with the 509th Bomb Wing over Kansas Aug. 29, 2012. (DoD photo by Airman 1st Class Maurice A. Hodges, U.S. Air Force/Released) True to the tanker crew adage, no body kicks ass without tanker gas. I never really gave much […]
130215-F-AX443-100, a photo by U.S. Department of Defense Current Photos on Flickr. We don’t normally get to see this angle. Notice the chin rest. Via Flickr: U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Michael Danilowski, a KC-135 Stratotanker boom operator with the 351st Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron (EARS), refuels a French fighter aircraft Feb. 15, 2013, over […]
Boeing KC-135 Stratotanker as Artwork, a photo by KDavidClark on Flickr. A different view of a line of KC-135 Stratotankers lined up at Eielson AFB in Alaska. I love the snow on the planes. Did you guys notice the stick propped under the boom to keep it from falling down? I thought that was interesting.
Boeing KC-135 Stratotanker as Artwork, a photo by KDavidClark on Flickr. This is a sexy shot of a line of KC-135 Stratotanker jets taxiing. I almost hate to see these planes be replaced, but all good things must come to an end.