Photo – USAF Tanker Refueling an F-22 Raptor

Posted: January 5, 2011 in Uncategorized

This Is One of the Jobs With the Coolest Views In the Planet

A Gizmodo reader posted this image in the comments, taken from his workplace inside an USAF air tanker. Yes, it’s an F-22 Raptor refueling—so close that he could probably play rock-paper-scissors with the pilot. Here’s another of a B-1:

This Is One of the Jobs With the Coolest Views In the Planet

I wonder if watching these magnificent planes slowly approaching ever gets old.

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