Originally Posted by Stillers#1
Hey if you want to talk about 50 year old airplanes, lets not forget the KC-135's (the plane that I fly on). Without the tankers, America is no where near as effective in warfighting, plus its pretty cool to refuel multi-million dollar aircraft in mid-air.
actually my my brother in law got to fly in one of those one time and got to video tape it refueling a stealth in mid air! totally awesome. i felt proud just to watch that, knowing its something not all americans get to see.