Reserve units link up during refueling mission

Capt. Jason Helmick, a pilot assigned to the Air Force Reserve 18th Air Refueling Squadron, 931st Air Refueling Group, McConnell Air Force Base Kan., checks the cockpit console of a KC-135 Stratotanker while practicing tactical maneuvers over Arkansas, Aug. 3, 2013. Training missions with aerial refueling and tactical maneuvering allow pilots to extend the radius of other aircraft, enabling precision missions around the globe 24 hours a day. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jess Lockoski)

PHOTO BY: Staff Sgt. Jess Lockoski
VIRIN: 130803-F-VH329-013.JPG
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