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Fairchild flyover for Homerun Derby

Lt. Col. Christopher Dieter comments


Last updated 7/20/2023 at 12:10pm

SEATTLE - A U.S. Air Force C-17 Globemaster III from McChord Air Force Base and a KC-135 Stratotanker from Fairchild Air Force Base conducted a flyover at T-Mobile Park for the Major League Baseball Homerun Derby in Seattle, July 10.

Crews from the 97th Air Refueling Squadron and 62nd Airlift Wing partnered together to demonstrate the role air refueling and airlift have sustaining rapid global mobility.

"Flyovers are such a spectacular show of military capability and airpower. We are America's Air Force and baseball is one of America's favorite past times, and bringing the two together wil...

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