Clean 21.brought Spang. A-10's over the ocean.
The co-pilot raises the roof as this McGuire bird leaves the Barksdale ramp. Callsign "Force 45 Heavy." In the background, you can see the Thunderbirds and a line-up of BUFFs.
2nd ARS, 305th AMW, McGuire AFB
Even though this angle may look a little odd I really wanted a detail shot of the boom, engine #2 and the tail. After all, that is what the KC-10 is all about!
Member of the 305th Air Mobility Wing, McGuire Air Force Base New Jersey. Note the refueling boom on this 30 year old tanker.
Refuel complete, we go our seperate ways. [1200px]
Closing in for refuel. [1200px]
In the belly of the beast. Interior of the cargo bay of a KC-10A 'Extender' assigned to the 305 ~ 514 AMW, McGuire AFB, NJ., looking forward from the rear of the A/C.
great light on this KC-10 landing at sunset.
The first and only time we had one of these around here...
KC-10A Flight Deck, 305 / 514 AMW, McGuire AFB, NJ. (Many thanks to Capt. Kellie Kavanagh, 76th ARS, USAF KC-10 driver)