Message posted by Joerg (Webmaster) on November 10, 2018 at 19:47:08 PST:
Interesting article indeed. Thanks for the post. Tankers Sierra 99, sometimes Sierra 98, are regulars in the ranges. Most of the time they come from Travis AFB and refuel aircraft out of TTR. I do recall hearing a tanker being cleared to return to Edwards on at least one occasion.
In Reply to: Article: NKC-135R Tanker From Edwards AFB Flew This Peculiar Night Mission Over Area 51 posted by Salty on November 10, 2018 at 8:44:02 PST: