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KC-135 Stratotanker ANG 23566 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 ANG 23566, is attached to the 185th Air Refueling Wing and is based at Colonel Bud Day Field, Sioux City, Iowa. It was a visitor to Nellis AFB (Las Vegas, NV) during Nellis Red Flag Exercises.

ANG 23566
Nellis Red Flag 09-1 (Oct 2008)
ANG 23566
Nellis Red Flag 09-1 (Oct 2008)
ANG 23566
Nellis Red Flag 09-1 (Oct 2008)
ANG 23566
Nellis Red Flag 09-1 (Oct 2008)

Note: All distances, elevations, and other facts are approximate.
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