Images: Off the wing [Image 9 of 9]
Photo by Staff Sgt. Jeremy Wilson
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.