Skip to content

Maj. Johnathan Zito pulls in behind a KC-135 Stratotanker to receive fuel off Florida's east coast on July 12, 2012. Zito is a C-17 Globmaster III pilot with the 15th Airlift Squadron at Joint Base Charleston, S.C. The range of the KC-135 is 1,500 miles with 150,000 pounds of transfer fuel and can perform a ferry mission up to 11,015 miles. This unique asset enhances the Air Force's capability to accomplish its primary mission of global reach.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Jeremy T. Lock)
Photo by: Jeremy Lock, MSgt, USAF
Maj. Johnathan Zito pulls in behind a KC-135 Stratotanker to receive fuel off Florida's east coast on July 12, 2012. Zito is a C-17 Globmaster III pilot with the 15th Airlift Squadron at Joint Base Charleston, S.C. The range of the KC-135 is 1,500 miles with 150,000 pounds of transfer fuel and can perform a ferry mission up to 11,015 miles. This unique asset enhances the Air Force's capability to accomplish its primary mission of global reach. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Jeremy T. Lock)

Featured Photo Galleries

JFK_011.JPG

Special Forces honor JFK

Green Berets representing all of the Special Forces Groups participate in a commemorative Wreath Laying Ceremony at the President John F. Kennedy’s grave site at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA. The event was is in tribute to JFK’s vision of building a dedicated counter insurgency force that helped build the Green Berets into an elite force.

NAVYBDAY_004.JPG

U.S. Navy's 239th birthday ceremony

Vice Adm. Scott Swift, Director, Navy Staff, and Commandant Naval District Washington Rear Admiral Mark A. Rich, participate in a wreath laying ceremony to celebrate the Navy’s 239th birthday at the United States Navy Memorial, Washington, D.C.,

BLOODMOON_004.JPG

Blood Moon the sequel

Stunning photos of the lunar eclipse seen from the America’s and East Asia.