340th EARS extends fighter mission
A U.S. Air Force E-3 Sentry receives fuel from a KC-135 Stratotanker during a refueling mission over Iraq in support of Operation Inherent Resolve September 16, 2016. The KC-135 provides the core aerial refueling capability for the U.S. Air Force and has excelled in this role for more than 50 years. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Douglas Ellis/Released)

Tags: USAF, airman, KC-135
Photo by: Staff Sgt. Douglas Ellis |  VIRIN: 160913-F-MY676-0338B.JPG