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Transports and Tankers By peter dancey
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Although it lagged behind the Boeing 707 and Douglas DC 8 the Vickers (BAC) VC 10 nevertheless brought a new level to the long-distance airliner concept.The qualities were recognized by the RAF that... More > operated both the standard and super variants in the transport and in-flight refueler role for many decades the tankers of No.101 Squadron only finally withdrawn from use in 2015.< Less
Tanker's Adventures in Monterey By Maureen Brown
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Tanker, a Rottweiler puppy, goes on an adventure in Monterey, California. Each page is a color vector image of Tanker in Monterey, Pacific Grove, and Carmel. This book will be enjoyed by children... More > and their parents, and acts as a tour guide to Monterey.< Less
Aerial Tankers, 2020 Calendar By Brian Lockett
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A dozen photos of aerial tankers: Boeing B-17F Flying Fortress N17W Tanker 04, Santa Barbara, September 12, 1979 Douglas DC-7C N5903 Tanker 35, Santa Barbara, November 28, 1980 Douglas C-54E... More > Cargomaster N460WA Tanker 151, Santa Ynez Valley, July 30, 1990 California Air National Guard C-130E Tanker 6, NAWS Pt. Mugu, April 25, 1998 Douglas C-54E Cargomaster N8502G Tanker 65, Santa Barbara Airport, May 5, 2004 Evergreen S-64E Skycrane N6979R Tanker 707, Santa Ynez Valley, May 7, 2004 Evergreen International Boeing 747 Supertanker, San Bernardino, May 31, 2006 Grumman S-2T Tracker N439DF Tanker 74, Santa Barbara Airport, June 19, 2006 Lockheed P2V-5 N1386C Tanker 44, Santa Barbara, June 19, 2006 Coulson Flying Tankers Martin JRM Hawaii Mars, Lake Elsinore, October 27, 2007 McDonnell-Douglas DC-10-30 10 Tanker Air Carrier Tanker 911, Mesa, Arizona 2011 BAE-146-200A N146FF Tanker 40, Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport, June 15, 2012.< Less
Tanker Hijacked in Mogadishu By Peter Melia
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Tanker Hijacked off Mogadishu A true story of the attack on a civilian oil tanker by Somali pirates. A tale of civilian engineers who pit their wits and their courage against the brute force and... More > machine guns of Somali pirates. Outnumbered and outgunned from the start, the English captain only lifeline is back to HQ where Pete Melia, the fleet manager, plans a daring escape. What must they do to survive? Will they get away? What next for the captain and crew, what next indeed for Peter, the fleet manager himself. Told with understated scarcity and detailed engineering insights, this is a compelling tale of bravery on the high seas.< Less
Hercules Transports and Tankers By peter dancey
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Few aircraft can claim to have been so successful in its designed role as the C-130 Hercules that in the new millennium continues in series production at Marietta in its C-130J Hercules II guise. The... More > superb air lifter is in service world-wide with a myriad of nations in both military and civil variants. This ebook looks specifically at the transports and tankers and in particular the RAF C.1 C.3 Falklands conversions.< Less
Victor Bomber Tanker By peter dancey
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The crescent-winged Handley Page Victor was the last of the trio of acclaimed RAF v-bombers to enter service though it never served in large numbers. It served mainly in its intended role as a... More > carrier of the Blue Steel stand off nuclear missile. Later it was deployed in the Strategic Reconnaissance role and as an in-flight refueling tanker and remembered for its Falklands War epic flights in support of the Avro Vulcan B.2 Black Cuck raids flown from Ascension Island in 1982.< Less
Day Fire Tankers at Santa Barbara, 2020 calendar By Brian Lockett
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Aerial tankers fought the Day Fire from the Santa Barbara Air Attack Station for ten days, from Monday, September 18 to Wednesday September 27, 2007. Three Lockheed P-2 Neptunes and four Lockheed P-3... More > Orions visited the Air Attack Station during the fire. This calendar includes a dozen photos of those tankers: Neptune Aviation Lockheed SP-2H Neptune, N4235T Tanker 09, Neptune Aviation Lockheed P2V-5F Neptune, N96264 Tanker 12, Neptune Aviation Lockheed P2V-5 Neptune, N1386C Tanker 44, Aero Union Lockheed P-3A-25 Orion, N920AU Tanker 20, Aero Union Lockheed P-3A-45 Orion, N921AU Tanker 21, Aero Union Lockheed P-3A-45 Orion, N922AU Tanker 22, Aero Union Lockheed P-3A-40 Orion, N925AU Tanker 25< Less
Tyst! Jag tänker. By Tomas Zackarias Westberg
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Tomas äter massor med Panodil, fastnar i idiotfiltret, går på synthfestival (och är uppe hela natten), utsätts för suspekt thaimassage, möter citrusfamiljens... More > dolske lönnmördare och folk som vill ha möten, snattar plastkassar och aldrig ser om filmer. Men någonting är förändrat. Varför börjar Tomas gråta när ”You Came” med Kim Wilde spelas i bilstereon? “Tyst! Jag tänker.” samlar de bästa texterna ur Tomas blog från åren 2006–2008. Tomas blog: ISBN 978-91-631-9837-3< Less
"Livet i mine tanker" By Tove Iren Adolfsen
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The Iron Triangle Manifested: U.S. Air Force Tanker Lease 2001–2005 (Case Study) By National Defense University & Shahnaz M. Punjani
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The proposed lease of the KC–767 tanker aircraft was one of the most infamous procurement scandals of the post–Cold War era. Interactions within the military-industrial-congressional... More > complex led to legislation permitting the Air Force to lease tankers from Boeing using an operating lease rather than standard procurement. Following the outcry from Congress, industry, the media, and numerous watchdog groups, Congress and the Department of Defense (DOD) launched a wave of investigations and hearings. During the lease debate, participants reached a number of compromises documented in congressional legislation. However, this was not sufficient to continue the lease process. After nearly 4 years, Congress cancelled the tanker lease and directed the Air Force to pursue a traditional procurement approach.< Less

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