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  • Okies refuel B-52 Stratofortresses

    TINKER AIR FORCE BASE, Okla.--B-52 Stratofortresses assigned to the 96th Bomb Squadron Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, refuel with a KC-135 Stratotanker assigned to the 465th Air Refueling Squadron, Tinker AFB, Oklahoma, above the Rocky Mountains, Dec. 13, 2021. Aerial refueling allows aircraft

  • Defense Contract Management Agency conducts first flight with Okies

    An F-35 Lightning II from the Defense Contract Management Agency conducts its first flight and first tanking with a KC-135R Stratotanker from the 465th Air Refueling Squadron, Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma, Feb. 24, 2021. Once fully tested this F-35 will join the fleet at Eielson Air Force Base,

  • Okies keep aircrews safe amid COVID-19

    TINKER AIR FORCE BASE, Okla.-- Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, 507th Operations Group leadership ensured the Okies refueling mission continued while keeping aircrew and maintainers safe by implementing new operating standards in order to conduct daily missions refueling aircraft from Alaska to

  • Air Force Life Cycle Management Center interns take flight

    The Air Force Life Cycle Management Center logistics community and interns from the Premier College Intern Program and PALACE Acquire Logistics Trainee Program learn about the 507th Air Refueling Wing's mission during an orientation flight Feb. 25, 2020, at Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma.

  • 507th spouses take to the skies

    Spouses of 507th Air Refueling Wing members take to the skies on a KC-135R Stratotanker for an orientation flight Jan. 28, 2020, at Tinker Air Force Base, Okla. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Mary Begy)

  • CAP cadets fly with Okies

    TINKER AIR FORCE BASE, Okla. -- Cadets from the Civil Air Patrol Edmond Composite Squadron join the 507th Air Refueling Wing for a KC-135 orientation flight Dec. 17, 2019, at Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma.

  • Home for the holidays

    TINKER AIR FORCE BASE, Okla. --  Members of the 507th Air Refueling Wing return home from a deployment to Southwest Asia Nov. 22 and Nov. 25, 2019, Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Mary Begy)

  • VIDEO: Honorary commanders fly with the Okies

    TINKER AIR FORCE BASE, Okla. -- Honorary commanders from across Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma, join the 507th Air Refueling Wing to see the Reserve refueling mission in action August 23, 2019.

  • Congressional leaders fly with the 507th ARW

    TINKER AIR FORCE BASE, Okla. -- Reps. Kevin Hern and Markwayne Mullin along with congressional staffers from across Oklahoma joined the 507th Air Refueling Wing here on a orientation flight, Aug. 15, 2019. The congressional delegation visited the largest Air Force Reserve flying unit in the state to

  • 507th ARW supports Exercise Sentry Aloha

    TINKER AIR FORCE BASE, Okla. – 507th Air Refueling Wing Reserve Citizen Airmen here flew 10 aerial refueling missions in a KC-135R Stratotanker Jan. 10-24, in support of Exercise Sentry Aloha, hosted by the Hawaii Air National Guard’s 154th Wing located at Joint Base Pearl Harbor – Hickam, Hawaii.