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  • Stratotankers deliver 140,000 pounds of fuel during Talisman Saber

    ANDERSEN AIR FORCE BASE, Guam-- Two KC-135 Stratotankers delivered 140,000 pounds of fuel to two B-52 Stratofortresses participated in the two-week Talisman Saber 09 exercise in Australia, which ended July 25. Talisman Saber is a U.S. Pacific Command-directed, bilateral command post and field-training exercise designed to maintain a high level of
  • Snapshot: What we do

    Ready when you are: An F-16 Fighting Falcon from the 56th Fighter Wing out of Luke Air Force Base, Arizona, moves into position to receive fuel from a KC-135R Stratotanker from the 336th Air Refueling Squadron during an aerial refueling training mission over the skies of Arizona on Wednesday July 7. The 336th ARS is from the 452nd Air Mobility Wing
  • March ARB tankers support Northern Edge 2009

    ANDERSEN AIR FORCE BASE, Guam - - Air Force Reservists assigned to 506th Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron provided 11,439,000 pounds of fuel to U.S. military aircraft participating in Northern Edge 2009, an exercise that focuses on tactical-level execution of U.S. Pacific Command training objectives in a joint environment. The exercise is an
  • A wet good-bye

    Lt. Col. Jim Barkley, right, squadron commander for the 336th Air Refueling Squadron, receives the traditional Air Force "fini-flight" wet down Friday June 19, 2009 from his wife Tammy Barkley following his final flight as the unit's commander. The 336th ARS flies the KC-135s at March ARB. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Rick Sforza)