USAF B-1B Lancer Air Refuels
November 18, 2023
November 13, 2023 - A U.S. Air Force B-1B Lancer approaches a KC-135 Stratotanker and refuels at an undisclosed aerial location as part of a regularly-scheduled Bomber Task Force (BTF) mission in the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility.
BTF missions actively enable bombers to operate with greater operational resilience from various overseas and continental U.S. locations, supporting the National Defense Strategy objectives of building enduring advantages and integrated deterrence in the USCENTCOM AOR.
Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Air Force photos by Senior Airman Jacob Cabanero.