Boeing KC-135 Stratotanker

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Name: Boeing KC-135 Stratotanker
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

100 aircraft from S'pore and 6 nations take part in air combat exercise

SINGAPORE - The Republic of Singapore Air Force (RSAF) is participating in a large-scale multilateral air combat exercise in Darwin, Australia, involving 100 aircraft and 2 300 personnel from seven participating nations. Codenamed Exercise Pitch Black ... [Published Asiaone - 8 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Team Seymour, local community team up to test accident response

4th Fighter Wing emergency responders transport a victim of a mock KC-135R Stratotanker crash during a Major Accident Response Exercise in Goldsboro, North Carolina, Aug. 14, 2014. Seymour Johnson Air Force Base partnered with Goldsboro and Wayne County ... [Published Offutt Air Force Base - 17 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

GOP congressman reports for Air Guard duty

Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Ill.), a veteran of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars, is headed for a two-week tour with the Air National Guard.“I’m off for duty with the Air Guard. Feel free to contact my offices with any questions you may have while I'm gone,” ... [Published The Hill - 19 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Fin Fold

101st MAINEiac Mechanics replace a rudder on a KC-135 tanker. This is the first time this procedure is being done in Bangor Maine. The airmen will gain both experience and confidence they need to conduct similar future operations. Produced by Staff Sgt. ... [Published DVIDS - 20 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

[Photo] U.S. A-10 Warthogs during aerial refueling over Afghanistan

An interesting gallery of U.S. Air Force’s A-10s being refueled over Afghanistan. Taken on Jul. 10, 2014, the images in this post show U.S. Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt II aircraft assigned to the 303rd Expeditionary Fighter Squadron, from Bagram Airfield, ... [Published The Aviationist - 23 hours ago]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Military contractors hope to help build a better J-STARS plane - Air Force

An E-8C aircraft, part of the Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System at 116th Air Control Wing, Robins Air Force Base, Ga., pulls away after refueling from a KC-135 Stratotanker with the 459th Air Refueling Wing, Joint Base Andrews, Md., on May ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 2 reports

World News US Launches Airstrikes To Help Retake Iraq Dam

US warplanes carried out airstrikes on Islamic State targets in Iraq near Irbil and the Mosul Dam, after extremists are said to have “massacred” hundreds of Yazidi men in the north.The US military confirmed nine airstrikes near the Kurdish regional capital ... [Published Free Radio - Aug 17 2014]
Entities: Iraq, Mosul Dam, Yazidis
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 2 reports

US Launches Airstrikes To Help Retake Iraq Dam

US warplanes have carried out further strikes on Islamic State targets in Iraq near Irbil and the Mosul Dam, a day after extremists are said to have "massacred" hundreds of Yazidi men.The US military confirmed nine airstrikes near the Kurdish regional ... [Published Sky News - Aug 17 2014]
Entities: Mosul Dam, Yazidis, Iraq
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

Richard Crapnell

, 81, of Green Valley, Ariz., formerly of New Windsor and Woodhull, passed away Aug. 5, 2014, at home.Richard was born Dec. 14, 1932, in Monmouth, to Everett L. Crapnell and Virginia M. Rush Crapnell. He graduated from AlWood Senior High School in Woodhull ... [Published Quad-Cities Online - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Photo - Pre-Flight

U.S. Air Force Capt. Andrea Delosreyes inspects the boom with Airmen 1st Class Christopher Morgan and Jacob Manuel before an in-air refueling mission over Iraq, Aug. 12, 2014. Before each mission, the aircraft commander does a walk-around inspection to ... [Published BLACKFIVE - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Pastor pilot racks up air miles in Northern Manitoba and Ontario

Thompson Citizen photo by Lars MirandaLutheran pastor pilot Bill Ney, right, and his safety pilot, David Smith, left, took off from the Thompson Airport on July 28 for Island Lake in a Cessna 182-TRG. They fly missions for the Lutheran Association of ... [Published Thompson Citizen - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 5 reports

Pease named base for KC-46A refueling jets

: Air Guard to receive up to 12 tankers starting in 2018PORTSMOUTH — The U.S. Air Force has selected Pease Air National Guard Base as a main operating base for the KC-46A Pegasus, its next-generation refueling tanker.Pease will receive up to 12 of the ... [Published Foster's Daily Democrat - Aug 07 2014]

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"We call on the international community to use the American air force, or those of any other country to support the Free Syrian Army" the coalition
"The fighters then walked among the bodies, using pistols to finish off anyone who appeared to still be alive."
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IRBIL, Iraq — Islamic extremists in Iraq killed 80 Yazidi men and abducted their wives and children, officials and eyewitnesses said Saturday, insisting the religious community is still at risk after a week of U.S. and Iraqi airstrikes on the militants. ...
‘Massacre’ in Iraq as Strikes Hit Near Key Dam [Published The China Blog - Aug 16 2014]
IRBIL, Iraq — Islamic extremists in Iraq killed 80 Yazidi men and abducted their wives and children, officials and eyewitnesses said Saturday, insisting the religious community is still at risk after a week of U.S. and Iraqi airstrikes on the militants. ...
‘Massacre’ in Iraq as Strikes Hit Near Key Dam [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - Aug 16 2014]
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