6th ARW commander pilots KC-135 during refueling exercise

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  • By Airman 1st Class Joshua Hastings
  • 6th Air Refueling Wing Public Affairs
A B-52 Stratofortress aircraft assigned to the 2nd Bomb Wing approaches a KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft assigned to the 6th Air Refueling Wing over Louisiana, April 12, 2022. The B-52 has a range of 8,800 miles but can fly further distances with the assistance of aerial refueling from a tanker aircraft. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joshua Hastings)