All-female crew completes inflight refueling over Iraq
Maj. Leslie Picht gives the thumbs up to 1st Lt. Cindy Dawson during pre-flight checks March 17 at a Southwest Asia air base. Major Picht was part of a three-woman crew who flew a nighttime air refueling sortie over Iraq March 17-18 in commemoration of National Women's History Month. Major Picht is a KC-135 Stratotanker commander deployed with the 340th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron from Fairchild Air Force Base, Wash. Lieutenant Dawson is a 340th EARS co-pilot deployed to Southwest Asia from McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas.
U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Carolyn Viss
October 19, 2012
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