Air Refueling Archive

Huge Collection of Air Refueling Pictures

This is a nice refueling scene from the classic movie “A Gathering of Eagles”. During the refueling a fuel manifold bursts open in the cockpit of the B-52 and an emergency breakaway is executed. All electrical equipment is shut off and the aircraft is forced to perform a high speed flaps up landing resulting in hot brakes.

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October 10, 2010 - Posted by | 1960s, B-52, Boom Operator, Boom Pod View, External View, KC-135A | ,

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