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914th conducts first periodic inspection on KC-135

The Niagara Falls 914th Air Refueling conducts it's first 'in-base' periodic inspection on the KC-135 Stratotanker. It's one of the most thorough and time-consuming inspections conducted on an aircraft. It is conducted every 24 months, 1,800 flight hours or 1,000 landings.

NIAGARA FALLS AIR RESERVE STATION, N.Y. -- Niagara's 914th Air Refueling Wing conducted it's first 'in-base' periodic inspection on the KC-135 Stratotanker. This type of inspection is one of the most thorough and time-consuming conducted on an aircraft. It is done every 24 months, 1,800 flight hours or 1,000 landings.