A Spanish Air Force Eurofighter Typhoon with the 11th Wing receives fuel from a U.S. Marine Corps KC-130J with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa 20.1, Marine Forces Europe and Africa, as part of a bilateral fixed-wing air-to-air refueling training event near Morón Air Base, Spain, March 10, 2020. The aviation combat element rehearses aerial refueling to maintain proficiency and increase the operational reach of supported aircraft. SPMAGTF-CR-AF is deployed to conduct crisis-response and theater-security operations in Africa and promote regional stability by conducting military-to-military training exercises throughout Europe and Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by 1st Lt. Andrew Soto)
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SPMAGTF CR-AF 20.1: Bilateral AAR

A Spanish Air Force Eurofighter Typhoon with the 11th Wing receives fuel from a U.S. Marine Corps KC-130J with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa 20.1, Marine Forces Europe and Africa, as part of a bilateral fixed-wing air-to-air refueling training event near Morón Air Base, Spain, March 10, 2020. The aviation combat element rehearses aerial refueling to maintain proficiency [Read More …]