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McConnell Welcomes KC-46 #21 to the Fleet!

Col. Richard Tanner, 22nd Air Refueling Wing commander, and Pat Gallagher, Friends of McConnell director, present the key of the aircraft to Lt. Gen Thomas Sharpy, Headquarters Allied Command Transformation Capability Development deputy chief of staff, Jan. 10 2020, at McConnell Air Force Base, Kan. This is the 21st KC-46 Pegasus to be delivered to McConnell. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Nilsa E. Garcia)

Col. Richard Tanner, 22nd Air Refueling Wing commander, and Pat Gallagher, Friends of McConnell director, present the key of the aircraft to Lt. Gen Thomas Sharpy, Headquarters Allied Command Transformation Capability Development deputy chief of staff, Jan. 10 2020, at McConnell Air Force Base, Kan. This is the 21st KC-46 Pegasus to be delivered to McConnell. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Nilsa E. Garcia)

Lt. Gen Thomas Sharpy, Headquarters Allied Command Transformation Capability Development deputy chief of staff, poses alongside the aircrew that delivered McConnell’s 21st KC-46 Pegasus, Jan. 10 2020, at McConnell Air Force Base, Kan. McConnell is slated to have a fleet of 36 KC-46’s that will lead the next generation of air refueling. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Nilsa E. Garcia)

Lt. Gen Thomas Sharpy, Headquarters Allied Command Transformation Capability Development deputy chief of staff, poses alongside the aircrew that delivered McConnell’s 21st KC-46 Pegasus, Jan. 10 2020, at McConnell Air Force Base, Kan. McConnell is slated to have a fleet of 36 KC-46’s that will lead the next generation of air refueling. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Nilsa E. Garcia)

MCCONNELL AIR FORCE, Kan. -- Col. Richard Tanner, 22nd Air Refueling Wing commander, and Pat Gallagher, Friends of McConnell director, present the key of the aircraft to Lt. Gen Thomas Sharpy, Headquarters Allied Command Transformation Capability Development deputy chief of staff, Jan. 10 2020, at McConnell Air Force Base, Kan. This is the 21st KC-46 Pegasus to be delivered to McConnell. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Nilsa E. Garcia)