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Offline AG-51_Razor

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Re: Vietnam: The first tanker war
« Reply #1 on: June 05, 2020, 02:19:20 PM »
Great read!  :thumbsup:

I'd like to know more about the hows and whys of the Navy and Air Force's decisions to go their different ways with probe and drogue vs. the boom and receiver. I would bet that would make for a good story.
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Re: Vietnam: The first tanker war
« Reply #2 on: June 05, 2020, 04:00:45 PM »
Its discussed in this document.

https://fas.org/sgp/crs/weapons/RL32910.pdf
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