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KA-3B Skywarrior Refueling F-4 Phantom II

Photo of KA-3B Skywarrior aircraft providing aerial refueling to F-4 Phantom II
Caption: Though designed as a nuclear weapons delivery platform, the Skywarrior demonstrated its versatility by assuming other roles supporting carrier air wings. Among them was service as a tanker providing aerial refueling, including to strike groups operating on Yankee Station off Vietnam.
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