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220816-F-VS136-0170.JPG Photo By: (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Spencer Perkins)

ANDERSEN AIR FORCE BASE, Guam - An R-11 Refueler approaches a U.S. Marine Corps F/A-18 Hornet to conduct a hot-pit refueling exercise on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, Aug. 16, 2022. Hot-pit refueling is a term used for refueling an aircraft while its engines are running, which is a technique used to maximize efficiency and allow the aircraft to quickly take off.


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