You don’t see AWACS refuel mid-air too often.Although AAR of E-3s take place quite often,size of rotating radar dome may make operation bit more difficult.French Air Force E-3F taking gas from French C-135FR over Iraq,during air strikes on ISIS in Syria & Iraq.During same sortie,tanker refueled F-16AM of Belgian Air Force.
A U.S. Marine Corps AV-8B Harrier flew its first mission with the new BRU-70/A Digital Improved Triple Ejector Rack (DITER) in support of the U.S.-led campaign against ISIS in January. A single aircraft delivered 50 percent of the Laser Joint Direct Attack Munitions (JDAM) used during the insurgent airstrike due to the new rack.
Iranian McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom IIs.
A F/A-18 Super Hornet takes off September 23, 2014 from the American aircraft carrier George HW Bush (Photo Brian Stephens / afp.com)
US Navy F/A 18 Super Hornets flying over northern Iraq, 23 September 2014 (Photo Staff Sgt. Shawn Nickel / afp.com)