A KC-135 Stratotanker refuels an F-16 Fighting Falcon
The X-45C is expected to become one of an array of global strike solutions, including the F/A-18F Super Hornet, and F-15E Strike Eagle.
an artists rendition of the Joint Unmanned Combat Air System (J-UCAS) X-45C releasing two JDAMs
An F-15E Strike Eagle from the 494th Fighter Squadron at Royal Air Force, is refueled by a KC-135 Stratotanker from the 340th Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron during Operation Iraqi Freedom.
A KC-135 Stratotanker from the 22nd Air Refueling Wing refuels a B-2 Spirit from the 509th Bomb Wing. The 22nd ARW's primary mission is to provide Global Reach by conducting air refueling and airlift where and when needed.
A modified KC-135 Stratotanker sprays water on an F/A-22 during an airborne ice test here. The Raptor was the first aircraft to use the 'rain and ice tanker' for testing.
A B-1 Lancer negotiates its way to an aerial refueling boom of a KC-135 Stratotanker