The U.S. Air Force’s tanker crews run the gas stations of the sky. These precision flying teams refuel warplanes in midair, 24/7, in any weather, anywhere in the world.
Watch as a KC-135 refuels B-1 Bombers and A-10 Warthogs in support of Operation Enduring Freedom over Afghanistan, and then read more about the crews who perform these tricky operations in the February 2013 issue of Boys’ Life magazine.
Video by Tech. Sgt. Justin Suddeth