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US Air Force KC-135R Tanker 62-3513
101st Air Refuelling Wing
Based at Bangor, Maine with Maine Air National Guard
First flown 1962. Re-skinned & re-engined 1988
Mildenhall 6th November 2017
Great shot Kelvin, I got a long shot of one of these aircraft at Bangor Maine this summer.
Thanks Bryan. The interesting thing about these tankers is their age! Most of them are 1960s vintage and have been "re-skinned". It reminds me of a quote from an RAF pilot many years ago when there were Dakotas still flying. He said the only original thing on these aircraft was the manufacturer's name plate!
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