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Wisconsin ANG Badger Tanker Passes Some Gas to Triple-Nickle F-16s
Aerial refueling. Tanking. In-flight refueling. Passing gas. Air-to-air refueling. Tanker tracks. Tanker Toads. Texaco. All terms associated with ensuring one aircraft has the fuel necessary to complete a mission planned to cover more distance than its un-refueled range. The United States Air Force (USAF) has been refueling its aircraft in flight since 1949, initially employing […] More