An AC-130 gunship and UH-60 helicopter light up the night as troops on the ground work a laser illuminator.
KC-135 Stratotanker Refuels A-10 Thunderbolt IIs
U.S. Airmen assigned to the 340th Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron refuel A-10 Thunderbolt IIs from a KC-135 Stratotanker out of an undisclosed forward operating base, May 16, 2019. The 340th EARS is primarily made up of Air National Guard personnel and conducts approximately 5,000 annual refuelings, contributing to more than 3,000 strikes from coalition airpower.
U.S. Air Force video by Staff Sgt. Erin Piazza