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Airmen assigned to the 92nd Logistics Readiness Squadron and the 92nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, conduct a hot-pit fueling on a KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft during a 72-hour endurance mission at Fairchild Air Force Base, WA, Oct. 4, 2022. Hot-pit refueling minimizes the amount of time aircraft are on the ground and maximize aircraft reliability by eliminating the need to cycle power, hydraulics, and avionics. (U.S. Air Force Photo by 2nd Lt. Ariana E. Wilkinson)
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