KC-135 Stratotanker

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Up Close and Personal With a C-17 Globemaster

Posted July 24, 2014 by Danielle Gibeault

An aerial pairing of the C-17 Globemaster and the KC-135 Stratotanker was the recent highlight at a media day in which journalists were afforded the rare opportunity to ride along.

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On This Day in Aviation History

January 17th in Aviation History: British Airways Flight 38 Crash Lands at Heathrow

Posted January 17, 2014 by NYCAviation Staff

A British Airways 777 lands short of the runway at Heathrow, a B-52 collision peppers nukes over Spain, Operation Desert Storm begins in Iraq, and more…

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NATO E-3 Sentry AWACS aircraft close call with a KC-135 Stratotanker.

Video: AWACS Jet Nearly Crashes Into Tanker During Refueling Mission

Posted October 20, 2012 by NYCA Admin

A couple of AWACS pilots and a KC-135 tanker boom operator each probably needed a new pair of pants after this incident.

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F-15 Aggressor in SU-27 Splinter Blue Camo
Military News

The Real Red Flag: Up Close at the Air Force’s Largest Combat Exercise

Posted February 6, 2012 by Edward Russell

Up close and personal with military aircraft from around the world at the Air Force’s largest and most important combat training exercise.

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Photo Gallery: SkyFest 2010 at Fairchild Air Force Base

Posted July 27, 2010 by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren

No punches were pulled at SkyFest 2010 at Fairchild Air Force Base, where Jeremy Lindgren’s gallery shares with us a plethora of thrilling military aircraft strutting their stuff!

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