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SR-71 pilot tells the story of when a KC-135Q crew flew through a thunderstorm with their tanker’s throttles frozen to refuel its Blackbird
Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
That time a KC-135Q crew flew through a thunderstorm with their Stratotanker’s throttles frozen to refuel an SR-71 Blackbird
F-4 inverted tanker
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
During the Vietnam War a fully loaded USAF F-4 Phantom II went inverted on a tanker at night in a thunderstorm
The story of the SR-71 Blackbird that pitched up and collided with a KC-135Q tanker during an air refueling over El Paso
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / SR-71 Blackbird
The story of the SR-71 Blackbird that pitched up and collided with a KC-135Q tanker during an air refueling over El Paso
Use of KC-46A Centerline Drogue System approved as first Pegasus Interim Capability Release milestone to meet joint force air refueling requirements
Military Aviation
Use of KC-46A Centerline Drogue System approved as first Pegasus Interim Capability Release milestone to meet joint force air refueling requirements
Remote Vision System 2.0 Boeing KC-46 Pegasus autonomous aerial refueling
Military Aviation
Remote Vision System 2.0 could give Boeing KC-46 Pegasus autonomous aerial refueling capability
USAF stops KC-46A acceptance again due to debris found inside aircraft
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
“USAF Won’t Use KC-46 unless absolutely necessary,” Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Goldfein Says
Former SR-71 Pilot Explains why the Blackbird had to Light one Afterburner during Aerial Refueling
Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
Former SR-71 Pilot Explains why the Blackbird had to Light one Afterburner during Aerial Refueling
From Bomber to Tanker: a quick look at Mighty Vulcan’s last Operational Role before being Retired from Active Service
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
From Bomber to Tanker: a quick look at Mighty Vulcan’s last Operational Role before being Retired from Active Service
USAF Awards Boeing $55 Million Contract to fix Too Stiff KC-46 Refueling Boom
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
USAF Awards Boeing $55 Million Contract to fix Too Stiff KC-46 Refueling Boom
Aerial Refuelling Trials between KC-30A and F-22 Raptor Complete
Military Aviation
Aerial Refuelling Trials between KC-30A and F-22 Raptor Complete
Boeing expected to block IAI’s bid to convert 767 into aerial tankers
Military Aviation
Boeing expected to block IAI’s bid to convert 767 into aerial tankers
A400M airlifter might never get all its features
Military Aviation
A400M AIRLIFTER MIGHT NEVER GET ALL ITS FEATURES
100th ARW deploys KC-135 Stratotanker to Greece for first time
Military Aviation
100th ARW DEPLOYS KC-135 STRATOTANKER TO GREECE FOR FIRST TIME
USAF KC-135 tanker lands safely after having experienced auto pilot warning error over UK airspace
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
USAF KC-135 TANKER LANDS SAFELY AFTER HAVING EXPERIENCED AUTO PILOT WARNING ERROR OVER UK AIRSPACE
Rare video showsUSAF B-52 strategic bomber refueling From French Air ForceC-135FR tanker
Military Aviation
INTERESTING VIDEO SHOWS USAF B-52 STRATEGIC BOMBER REFUELING FROM FRENCH AIR FORCE C-135FR TANKER
U.S. Military could revise White House decision to dump Air Force One aerial refueling capability
Military Aviation
U.S. MILITARY COULD ASK THE WHITE HOUSE TO REVISE THE DECISION TO DUMP AIR FORCE ONE AERIAL REFUELING CAPABILITY
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