Checkered Flag 21-2 Aerial Refueling
A U.S. Air Force F-15E Strike Eagle assigned to Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina, receives fuel from a KC-135 Stratotanker over the Gulf of Mexico during Checkered Flag 21-2, May 12, 2021. The 21-2 iteration of the Checkered Flag exercise involved more than 115 aircraft and 2,000 personnel from nine Air Force and Navy units, training together in approximately 25 aerial events (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Stefan Alvarez)

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Photo by: Staff Sgt. Stefan Alvarez |  VIRIN: 210512-F-MG692-0347.JPG