How difficult is Aerial Refueling?
One of the most challenging exercises military pilots must perform is refueling their aircraft from a tanker jet midair. It takes years of training to become proficient at this task, and it requires intense sustained focus every time to perform successfully.
Watch A-10 Aerial Refueling Video
Especially difficult is aerial refueling at night. Check out this A-10 refueling action – showing how it’s done!
The bright green glow of the night vision goggles is a nice touch! Next time you’re stressed at the office, think back to what a stressful day in this office would be like.