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#6358362 - 07/05/16 05:11 AM B-52 getting air refueled
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Had the opportunity to go up with the Missisippi Air National Guard today on their KC-135 to see them refuel one of our B-52s. Pretty cool thing to watch from their perspective.

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#6358366 - 07/05/16 05:24 AM Re: B-52 getting air refueled [Re: jae011]
deerhunter1956 Offline
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Registered: 11/18/04
Posts: 154
Loc: Denton,Tx
That is cool!!!

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#6358380 - 07/05/16 06:16 AM Re: B-52 getting air refueled [Re: jae011]
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2 old birds there.... up
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#6358395 - 07/05/16 06:47 AM Re: B-52 getting air refueled [Re: jae011]
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Registered: 10/10/13
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Loc: Cooper, TX
I've been on both ends of that refueling. It's gets scary on the B-52 end when the boom comes about 2 feet over the hatch windows. I'd sit in the IP seat between the pilots so it went right over my head. My seat cushion would have a bump in it afterwards. It's amazing that those two huge planes can fly so close together. Thanks for the pictures. Brings back memories.


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#6358420 - 07/05/16 07:16 AM Re: B-52 getting air refueled [Re: jae011]
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Very cool pics. up
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#6358573 - 07/05/16 09:33 AM Re: B-52 getting air refueled [Re: deerhunter1956]
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Originally Posted By: deerhunter1956
That is cool!!!
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#6358706 - 07/05/16 10:58 AM Re: B-52 getting air refueled [Re: jae011]
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Great pics.
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#6358733 - 07/05/16 11:17 AM Re: B-52 getting air refueled [Re: billybob]
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Originally Posted By: billybob
2 old birds there.... up

With 2 very talented crews! up flag

Cool photos!!
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#6358843 - 07/05/16 12:57 PM Re: B-52 getting air refueled [Re: jae011]
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Kool job and cool pictures. Thanks for your service. cheers
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#6359966 - 07/06/16 11:35 AM Re: B-52 getting air refueled [Re: jae011]
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My great uncle did that....he has some wild stories.....Awesome Pics! flag
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#6360015 - 07/06/16 12:32 PM Re: B-52 getting air refueled [Re: jae011]
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#6360567 - 07/06/16 08:25 PM Re: B-52 getting air refueled [Re: Txhillbilly]
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Registered: 08/27/08
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Originally Posted By: deerhunter1956
That is cool!!!
Originally Posted By: dogcatcher
Great pics.
Originally Posted By: Txhillbilly
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#6363094 - 07/08/16 08:28 PM Re: B-52 getting air refueled [Re: jae011]
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Very kool....!!!
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#6363366 - 07/09/16 07:46 AM Re: B-52 getting air refueled [Re: Western]
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Originally Posted By: Western
Originally Posted By: billybob
2 old birds there.... up

With 2 very talented crews! up flag

Cool photos!!
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#6363642 - 07/09/16 01:11 PM Re: B-52 getting air refueled [Re: jae011]
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Nice view. How high up you reckon that is?
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