Alaskan Pit Stop

Posted 26 April 2011
Photo by A1C Laura Goodgame

A pair of Dutch F-16 Fighting Falcon pilots approach a KC-135 tanker for in-flight refueling during Exercise Red Flag-Alaska 11-1 over Eielson AFB, Alaska, on 26 April, 2011. Red Flag-Alaska is a series of Pacific Air Forces commander-directed field training exercises for US and allied forces, providing joint offensive counterair, interdiction, close air support, and large force employment training in a simulated combat environment.