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Off the wing

An A-10 Warthog from Selfridge Air National Guard Base, Mich., flies off the wingtip of a KC-135R Stratotanker waiting for its turn to be air refueled during a boss lift and training flight over Michigan, July 11, 2012. The KC-135R is from the 128th Air Refueling Wing, Milwaukee, and was conducting a refueling mission to allow recognized civilian employers who have been nominated by their guardmember employees.



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This work, Off the wing [Image 9 of 9], by SSgt Jeremy Wilson, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:07.11.2012

Date Posted:07.15.2012 12:21

Photo ID:625217

VIRIN:120711-F-VV395-024

Resolution:2848x4288

Size:4.89 MB

Location:MILWAUKEE, WI, USGlobe

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