Landing gear

WESTERN EUROPE (April 5, 2011) -- Staff Sgt. Taurean Singleton, 161st Air Refueling Wing, Arizona Air National Guard, installs a landing gear door lock on the wheel well of a KC-135 Stratotanker on April 5. The door lock ensures the safety of maintenance crews working on the aircraft. The KC-135 returned from a refueling mission supporting Operation Unified Protector. The 313th AEW supports Operation Unified Protector, a NATO-led mission in Libya to protect civilian and civilian-populated areas under threat of attack. The 313th AEW provides Aerial Refueling to U.S. and coalition aircraft with KC-135 Stratotankers and KC-10 Extenders. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Senior Airman Tyler Placie)

PHOTO BY: Senior Airman Tyler Placie
VIRIN: 110405-F-QW942-018.JPG
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