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Tinker Honorary Commanders take flight with 507th ARW

Debra Toufel, University of Oklahoma Price College of Business director of public private partnerships, and member of the Tinker Air Force Base Honorary Commander's 2017 Class takes a photo through the fuselage window of a KC-135R Stratotanker during a local training flight April 6, 2017, from Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma. The Honorary Commander's learned about the mission of the 507th Air Refueling Wing, Air Force Reserve Command, during an air refueling mission with F-16 Fighting Falcons of the 138th Fighter Wing, Oklahoma Air National Guard. (U.S. Air Force photo/Greg L. Davis)

Debra Toufel, University of Oklahoma Price College of Business director of public private partnerships, and member of the Tinker Air Force Base Honorary Commander's 2017 Class takes a photo through the fuselage window of a KC-135R Stratotanker during a local training flight April 6, 2017, from Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma. The Honorary Commander's learned about the mission of the 507th Air Refueling Wing, Air Force Reserve Command, during an air refueling mission with F-16 Fighting Falcons of the 138th Fighter Wing, Oklahoma Air National Guard. (U.S. Air Force photo/Greg L. Davis)

Col. Christopher Mathews, 72nd Aeromedical Squadron commander, right, sits inside KC-135R Stratotanker of the 507th Air Refueling Wing, Air Force Reserve Command, during a local training flight with members of the Tinker Air Force Base Honorary Commander's 2017 Class April 6, 2017, from Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma. The Honorary Commander's learned about the KC-135R Stratotanker's mission during an air refueling mission with F-16s of the 138th Fighter Wing, Oklahoma Air National Guard. (U.S. Air Force photo/Greg L. Davis)

Col. Christopher Mathews, 72nd Aeromedical Squadron commander, right, sits inside KC-135R Stratotanker of the 507th Air Refueling Wing, Air Force Reserve Command, during a local training flight with members of the Tinker Air Force Base Honorary Commander's 2017 Class April 6, 2017, from Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma. The Honorary Commander's learned about the KC-135R Stratotanker's mission during an air refueling mission with F-16s of the 138th Fighter Wing, Oklahoma Air National Guard. (U.S. Air Force photo/Greg L. Davis)

Lane Neal, a member of the Tinker Air Force Base Honorary Commander's 2017 Class, looks out a fuselage window of a KC-135R Stratotanker of the 507th Air Refueling Wing, Air Force Reserve Command, during a local training flight April 6, 2017, from Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma. The Honorary Commander's learned about the KC-135R Stratotanker's mission during an air refueling mission with F-16s of the 138th Fighter Wing, Oklahoma Air National Guard. (U.S. Air Force photo/Greg L. Davis)

Lane Neal, a member of the Tinker Air Force Base Honorary Commander's 2017 Class, looks out a fuselage window of a KC-135R Stratotanker of the 507th Air Refueling Wing, Air Force Reserve Command, during a local training flight April 6, 2017, from Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma. The Honorary Commander's learned about the KC-135R Stratotanker's mission during an air refueling mission with F-16s of the 138th Fighter Wing, Oklahoma Air National Guard. (U.S. Air Force photo/Greg L. Davis)

the American flag is in sharp focus on the shoulder of a member of the 507th Air Refueling Wing, Air Force Reserve Command, during a mission briefing aboard a KC-135R Stratotanker for the Tinker Air Force Base Honorary Commander's 2017 Class April 6, 2017, Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma. The Honorary Commander's learned about the KC-135R Stratotanker's mission during an air refueling mission with F-16s of the 138th Fighter Wing, Oklahoma Air National Guard. (U.S. Air Force photo/Greg L. Davis)

the American flag is in sharp focus on the shoulder of a member of the 507th Air Refueling Wing, Air Force Reserve Command, during a mission briefing aboard a KC-135R Stratotanker for the Tinker Air Force Base Honorary Commander's 2017 Class April 6, 2017, Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma. The Honorary Commander's learned about the KC-135R Stratotanker's mission during an air refueling mission with F-16s of the 138th Fighter Wing, Oklahoma Air National Guard. (U.S. Air Force photo/Greg L. Davis)

Master Sgt. Charles Danten, 465th Air Refueling Squadron, 507th Air Refueling Wing, Air Force Reserve Command, looks down on F-16s during a air refueling mission while Lt. Col. Lance Winner, 513th Air Control Group deputy commander, watches the action in the background April 6, 2017, from Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma. The 507th ARW conducted a local training flight with members of the Tinker Air Force Base Honorary Commander's 2017 Class to learn about the KC-135R Stratotanker's mission during an air refueling mission with F-16s of the 138th Fighter Wing, Oklahoma Air National Guard. (U.S. Air Force photo/Greg L. Davis)

Master Sgt. Charles Danten, 465th Air Refueling Squadron, 507th Air Refueling Wing, Air Force Reserve Command, looks down on F-16s during a air refueling mission while Lt. Col. Lance Winner, 513th Air Control Group deputy commander, watches the action in the background April 6, 2017, from Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma. The 507th ARW conducted a local training flight with members of the Tinker Air Force Base Honorary Commander's 2017 Class to learn about the KC-135R Stratotanker's mission during an air refueling mission with F-16s of the 138th Fighter Wing, Oklahoma Air National Guard. (U.S. Air Force photo/Greg L. Davis)

F-16C Fighting Falcon of the 138th Fighter Wing, Oklahoma Air National Guard, flies off the wing of a KC-135R Stratotanker of the 507th Air Refueling Wing, Air Force Reserve Command, during a training flight April 6, 2017, over Missouri. The F-16 has the HAVE GLAS radar reduction coating applied giving it a slightly different appearance to the more commonly seen paint scheme of previous years. (U.S. Air Force photo/Greg L. Davis)

F-16C Fighting Falcon of the 138th Fighter Wing, Oklahoma Air National Guard, flies off the wing of a KC-135R Stratotanker of the 507th Air Refueling Wing, Air Force Reserve Command, during a training flight April 6, 2017, over Missouri. The F-16 has the HAVE GLAS radar reduction coating applied giving it a slightly different appearance to the more commonly seen paint scheme of previous years. (U.S. Air Force photo/Greg L. Davis)

F-16C Fighting Falcon of the 138th Fighter Wing, Oklahoma Air National Guard, drops away from a KC-135R Stratotanker of the 507th Air Refueling Wing, Air Force Reserve Command, during a training flight April 6, 2017, over Missouri. The F-16 has the HAVE GLAS radar reduction coating applied giving it a slightly different appearance to the more commonly seen paint scheme of previous years. The KC-135R flew from Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma while the F-16 flew from Tulsa Air National Guard Base, Oklahoma. (U.S. Air Force photo/Greg L. Davis)

F-16C Fighting Falcon of the 138th Fighter Wing, Oklahoma Air National Guard, drops away from a KC-135R Stratotanker of the 507th Air Refueling Wing, Air Force Reserve Command, during a training flight April 6, 2017, over Missouri. The F-16 has the HAVE GLAS radar reduction coating applied giving it a slightly different appearance to the more commonly seen paint scheme of previous years. The KC-135R flew from Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma while the F-16 flew from Tulsa Air National Guard Base, Oklahoma. (U.S. Air Force photo/Greg L. Davis)


TINKER AIR FORCE BASE, Okla. -- The Tinker Air Force Base Honorary Commander's 2017 Class observed a KC-135R Stratotanker mission during a local training flight April 6, 2017, here. The Honorary Commander's learned about the mission of the 507th Air Refueling Wing and Air Force Reserve Command, during an air refueling mission with F-16 Fighting Falcons of the 138th Fighter Wing, Oklahoma Air National Guard. (U.S. Air Force photos/Greg L. Davis)