F-22 Refuels in the Air

September 1998
Airman;Sep98, Vol. 42 Issue 9, p15
Reports on the use of an F-22 aircraft in the air refueling of a Raptor when ship 4001 topped off its tank behind a KC-135 during a test flight in Edwards Air Force Base, California. Altitude and air speed during the course of air refueling; Use of KC-135 to measure fuel flow and stress loads on the boom.


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