Images: Utah Air National Guard refueling B-52 Stratofortress, 2nd Bomb Wing, Barksdale AFB, La. [Image 17 of 22]
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Patricia Rich, a new boom operator, from the 191st Air Refueling Squadron, Utah Air National Guard complete the preflight check on a Boeing KC-135 Stratotanker before a refueling mission with eight Oregon Air National Guard F-15 Strike Eagles, from the 173rd Fighter Wing, Kingsley Field, Klamath Falls, Ore., March 27, 2012. The 151st Air Refueling Wing routinely supports air operations across the western United States.