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379th AEW Airmen conduct first-ever refueling mission with Qatari Emiri Air Force

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  • By Staff Sgt. Trevor McBride
  • U.S. Air Forces Central
A Qatar Emiri Air Force Rafale receives fuel from a U.S. Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker, assigned to the 340th Expeditionary Aircraft Refueling Squadron, while conducting the first-ever in air refueling mission between the countries over southwest Qatar Dec. 28, 2020. This event built familiarity with air-to-air process with both air forces. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Trevor T. McBride)