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The GK trip is a nice break from the usual Guam and Deid rotations.
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MSgt K. Thayer "Pointman Boo" Hardy
MSgt K. Thayer "Pointman Boo" Hardy
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Capt Marty Hogan – Wishing your unit a very safe and productive deployment, Sir.
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Capt Marty Hogan
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MSgt K. Thayer "Pointman Boo" Hardy - I can't recall a time we have not had someone some where since well before 9/11. High OPs tempo and very busy.
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MSgt K. Thayer "Pointman Boo" Hardy
MSgt K. Thayer "Pointman Boo" Hardy
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Capt Marty Hogan – I can't recall a time either that we didn't have troops deployed. The Ops Tempo hasn't change since I was in elementary school during the Vietnam Era, Sir. Watch Professor Kroth's video from 2:10 – 3:44 to get a reality check of Military History — Bob Hope style, one of our greatest entertainers to ever live.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uh-D5LJzrX8&t=146s
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is this where they re fuel in mid air?
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Capt Marty Hogan
Capt Marty Hogan
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Sure is- we used to have A-7s back in the late 80s/90s- then F-16s- now KC-135. A-7s I was stationed elsewhere.
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Capt Marty Hogan - this is some bad ass talent right here! I remember watching them film how it's done I think on National Geographic Military something or other.
However I don't agree on with it being public knowledge as I remember hearing (and please correct me if I'm wrong) in some cases enemies started targeting these fuel beasts to weaken air forces.
Either way! I'm in total awe!
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Capt Marty Hogan
Capt Marty Hogan
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SFC (Join to see) Those were our guys in the Gunny special- they are 1950 model airplanes that have seem it all. Always targeted but in the real world- they have fighter escort at the first sing of danger. Awesome crews and maintenance guys.
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LTC Stephen F.
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Thanks for letting us know that Sioux City's 85th Air Refueling Wing is conducting in-flight refueling for NATO AWACS aircraft while on a two-week deployment to NATO Air Base Geilenkirchen, Germany MSgt K. Thayer "Pointman Boo" Hardy
Thanks Capt Marty Hogan for letting us know that you are assigned to Sioux City's 85th Air Refueling Wing
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Capt Marty Hogan
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LTC Stephen F. We are a proud family unit
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