Maintenance personnel with the 171st Air Refueling Wing launch and recover KC-135 aircraft #59-1467, which was involved in an Employer Flight sponsored by the unit on May 21, 2009. Staff Sgt. Krystl Larkin, 171st crew chief, marshals the aircraft into its parking space upon its return. Forty-two employers of unit members were treated to an informative briefing by Brig. Gen. Roy Uptegraff, the wing's commander, and then they witnessed an aerial refueling mission.
- USAF photo by MSgt. Ann Young
59-1467 is assigned to the 171st ARW of the Pennsylvania Air National Guard.
"More than 500 Pennsylvania Air National Guardsmen of the 171st Air Refueling Wing in Coraopolis, PA participated in a 5k fun "run/walk for respect" as part of the wing's Sexual Assault Prevention and Response down-day held at the base on Sunday, August 4th, 2013." Four of the five KC-135's they are running past were once Q/T models: 58-0112, 59-1458, 59-1467, 58-0054, and 58-0099. - US ANG photo by MSgt. Stacey Barkey