Alaska ANG KC-135s provide edge anytime, anywhere
Three F-15 Eagles from the 18th Wing at Kadena Air Base, Japan, fly beside a KC-135 Stratotanker after refueling May 8 over Alaska. The aircraft are part of the more than 120 participating in Northern Edge 2008, the largest military training exercise in Alaska. Aircrews train in counter-air, close-air-support and air-interdiction missions. An Alaska Air National Guard KC-135, from Eielson Air Force Base's 168th Air Refueling Wing delivered the fuel during the mission. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Mikal Canfield)

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