“Ever wonder how boom operators will refuel receiver aircraft in the future? Members of Congress, staffers and reporters caught a glimpse of that Sep. 22 in Boeing's Aerial Refueling Technology trailer parked near Capitol Hill.
For a detailed description of how it felt to sit at the demonstrator and transfer fuel to a B-2 bomber or C-17 airlifter, read McClatchy newspaper reporter Les Blumenthal's detailed description.
Carol Han from KIRO-TV in Seattle has a great article too, be sure to check out the video clips that accompany it, including this one of Senator Pat Murray taking a turn at the controls of our KC-7A7 boom refueling simulator.
Read the original here.