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Video: View from the cockpit of a NASA F-15 during mid-air refuel

NASA operates research support aircraft – commonly called chase planes – that act as escorts during research flights.

They have released this footage of the view from the cockpit of one of these aircraft during mid-air refuelling.

NASA pilot Jim Less and videographer Lori Losey refuel their F-15D #897 aircraft from a KC-135 refueling tanker.

Credit: NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center

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