KC-135R Stratotanker refuels F-22 Raptors at RIMPAC

A view from the refueling pod of a KC-135R operated by Citizen Airmen from the 465th Air Refueling Squadron at Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma as four F-22 Raptors fly in a formation following an aerial refueling. During the flight, the Okies of the 465th ARS offloaded 42,700 lbs. of fuel to the fighters. The Hawaiian Raptors are made up of a combination of the 119th Fighter Squadron, Hawaii Air National Guard and the 19th Fighter Squadron, Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Lauren Gleason)

PHOTO BY: Tech. Sgt. Lauren Gleason
VIRIN: 160726-F-EW270-211.JPG
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