Refueling the Mission: The Complexity of Flight Test with Receiver Aircraft
A KC-46 Pegasus conducts an air refueling test mission with a F-16 Fighting Falcon over the skies of Southern California. Aerial refueling is one of the core components of the U.S. Air Force. This mission allows our aircraft that don't have that much fuel to fly for much longer durations. (Photo courtesy of Boeing)

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