Five KC-135 Stratotankers led by #58-0049 taxi out of the parking area during a “Fly the Fleet” demonstration at Selfridge Air National Guard Base, Mich., Nov. 4, 2012. More than 200 Airmen from the 127th Air Refueling Group supported the exercise. - US ANG photo by TSgt. Robert Hanet
Full frame of the above photo - US ANG photo by TSgt. Robert Hanet
58-0049 is in active service with the 127th Air Refueling Group at Selfridge ANG Base in Michigan.
KC-135 #58-0049 leads a fleet of KC-135 Stratotankers preparing to take off at Selfridge Air National Guard Base, Mich., Nov. 4, 2012. - US ANG photo by John S. Swanson
58-0049 is the second of six K-C 135 Stratotankers standing prepared for launch during a “Launch the Fleet” training exercise at Selfridge Air National Guard Base, Mich., November 4, 2012. The “Launch the Fleet” exercise takes place to maintain the pilots and maintenance personnel on their ability to launch the aircraft proficiently. - US ANG photo by TSgt. David Kujawa