Team callsign awaiting repair
2014 Aviation Nation
"HOIST 90" from McGuire AFB landing 2C at Nashville for a weekend refueling convention.
Belong to 305th AMW AMC MCGUIRE AFB. Arriving as GOLD91.
60th Air Mobility Wing out of Travis Air Force Base.
What you're looking at here is the boom operators' seat at the rear lower level of the plane. The joysticks are used to control the extendable boom when refueling, which would normally be seen thr... (more)
This was the first KC-10 built by McDonnell-Douglas, essentially a modified DC-10 freighter. It was manufactured March 28, 1980 and entered service in October of 1981.