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AETC deputy commander delivers AAFB's newest KC-46

AETC deputy commander delivers AAFB’s newest KC-46

The 97th Air Mobility Wing’s newest KC-46 Pegasus approaches the flightline on Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma, Aug. 6, 2021. With greater refueling, cargo and aeromedical evacuation capabilities compared to the KC-135, the KC-46 provides next generation aerial refueling support to Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps and partner-nation receivers. (U.S. Air Force photo by 1st Lt. Abigail Bowles)

AETC deputy commander delivers AAFB’s newest KC-46

U.S. Air Force Maj. Gen. William Spangenthal, Air Education and Training Command deputy commander, greets base leaders on Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma, Aug. 6, 2021. Spangenthal arrived to the base on the 97th Air Mobility Wing’s newest KC-46 Pegasus. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Amanda Lovelace)

AETC deputy commander delivers AAFB’s newest KC-46

Airmen pose for a photo with the 97th Air Mobility Wing’s newest KC-46 Pegasus on Altus Air Force Base (AFB), Oklahoma, Aug. 6, 2021. The new aircraft is the 7th KC-46 to come to Altus AFB. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Amanda Lovelace)

AETC deputy commander delivers AAFB’s newest KC-46

Leaders from the 97th Air Mobility Wing (AMW) salute Maj. Gen. William Spangenthal, Air Education and Training Command deputy commander, after arriving on the 97th AMW’s new KC-46 Pegasus on Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma, Aug. 6, 2021. In addition to its air refueling mission, the KC-46 has multi-role capabilities, including configurations for passengers, cargo and evacuation of wounded personnel. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Amanda Lovelace)

AETC deputy commander delivers AAFB’s newest KC-46

97th Air Mobility Wing leaders salute Maj. Gen. William Spangenthal, Air Education and Training Command deputy commander, as he taxis Altus Air Force Base’s (AFB) newest KC-46 Pegasus on the flightline on Altus AFB, Oklahoma, Aug. 6, 2021. The new aircraft is the 47th KC-46 tanker built for the United States Air Force, and has conducted over 4,700 air refueling contacts with C-17, B-52 and KC-46 receivers since October 2020 on various training and exercise missions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Amanda Lovelace)

ALTUS AIR FORCE BASE, Okla. -- The 97th Air Mobility Wing’s newest KC-46 Pegasus approaches the flightline on Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma, Aug. 6, 2021. With greater refueling, cargo and aeromedical evacuation capabilities compared to the KC-135, the KC-46 provides next generation aerial refueling support to Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps and partner-nation receivers. (U.S. Air Force photo by 1st Lt. Abigail Bowles)
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