A KC-135R Stratotanker assigned to the 126th Air Refueling Wing launches on a black letter flight Dec. 5. This is the first black letter flight for the 126th ARW. A black letter flight occurs when there are zero discrepancies or maintenance issues on the aircraft.
A KC-135R Stratotanker assigned to the 126th Air Refueling Wing launches on a black letter flight Dec. 5. This is the first black letter flight for the 126th ARW. A black letter flight occurs when there are zero discrepancies or maintenance issues on the aircraft. ANG photo by Staff Sgt. Andrew Kleiser
A KC-135R Stratotanker assigned to the 126th Air Refueling Wing launches on a black letter flight Dec. 5. This is the first black letter flight for the 126th ARW. A black letter flight occurs when there are zero discrepancies or maintenance issues on the aircraft. ANG photo by Staff Sgt. Andrew Kleiser

126th Air Refueling Wing flies first-ever ‘Black Letter Flight’

December 08, 2016 11:42 AM