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KC-135 Stratotanker AMC 80118 Around Las Vegas
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Identification: KC-135s are refueling tankers recognized by the refueling nozzle tucked under the tail and the four jet engines under the wings (four, not two as in the KC-10). This mission of this aircraft is midair refueling of fighter jets and other aircraft.

This aircraft, with tail number AMC 80118, is attached to the 92nd Air Refueling Wing (92 ARW) and is based at Fairchild AFB, Spokane, WA. It was a visitor to Nellis AFB (Las Vegas, NV) during Nellis Red Flag Exercises. The 92nd Operations Group provides air mobility through air refueling, airlift, and operational support.

AMC 80118
Nellis Red Flag 07-3 (Aug 2007)
AMC 80118
Nellis Red Flag 07-3 (Aug 2007)
AMC 80118
Nellis Red Flag 07-3 (Aug 2007)
AMC 80118
Nellis Red Flag 10-3 (Feb 2010)

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