Airmen fuel up aircraft to Fight Tonight in Vigilant Ace 16

Airman 1st Class Lucas Amodeo, 51st Logistics Readiness Squadron fuels flight aircraft refueling specialist, prepares an R-11 mobile fuel truck to receive JP-8 jet fuel during exercise Vigilant Ace 16 at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2015. The R-11 tanker can hold up to 6,000 gallons of fuel and can issue it out at 600 gallons per minute. Exercise Vigilant Ace 16 is a peninsula-wide exercise used to enhance the ROK and U.S. alliance through operational- and tactical-level training. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Travis Edwards)

Airman 1st Class Lucas Amodeo, 51st Logistics Readiness Squadron fuels flight aircraft refueling specialist, prepares an R-11 mobile fuel truck to receive JP-8 jet fuel during exercise Vigilant Ace 16 at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2015. The R-11 tanker can hold up to 6,000 gallons of fuel and can issue it out at 600 gallons per minute. Exercise Vigilant Ace 16 is a peninsula-wide exercise used to enhance the ROK and U.S. alliance through operational- and tactical-level training. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Travis Edwards)

Airman 1st Class Lucas Amodeo, 51st Logistics Readiness Squadron fuels flight aircraft refueling specialist, pumps gas into an R-11 fuel truck during exercise Vigilant Ace 16 at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2015. The R-11 is the primary mobile refueling vehicle for the Air Force and can pump approximately 4,000 pounds of fuel per minute. More than 16,000 U.S. personnel will participate in exercise Vigilant Ace 16, which enhances interoperability between ROK and U.S. forces.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Travis Edwards)

Airman 1st Class Lucas Amodeo, 51st Logistics Readiness Squadron fuels flight aircraft refueling specialist, pumps gas into an R-11 fuel truck during exercise Vigilant Ace 16 at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2015. The R-11 is the primary mobile refueling vehicle for the Air Force and can pump approximately 4,000 pounds of fuel per minute. More than 16,000 U.S. personnel will participate in exercise Vigilant Ace 16, which enhances interoperability between ROK and U.S. forces. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Travis Edwards)

A 51st Logistics Readiness Squadron fuels flight aircraft refueling specialist, pumps JP-8 jet fuel into an R-11 fuel truck during exercise Vigilant Ace 16 at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2015. The first generation of the mobile fuel truck was delivered in 1989 by the Oshkosh Truck Corporation. More than 16,000 U.S. personnel will participate in Vigilant Ace 16, an annual exercise that tests the linkage between operational-level planners and tactical units, including an increased ROK air force presence. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Travis Edwards)

A 51st Logistics Readiness Squadron fuels flight aircraft refueling specialist, pumps JP-8 jet fuel into an R-11 fuel truck during exercise Vigilant Ace 16 at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2015. The first generation of the mobile fuel truck was delivered in 1989 by the Oshkosh Truck Corporation. More than 16,000 U.S. personnel will participate in Vigilant Ace 16, an annual exercise that tests the linkage between operational-level planners and tactical units, including an increased ROK air force presence. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Travis Edwards)

Airman 1st Class Lucas Amodeo, 51st Logistics Readiness Squadron fuels flight aircraft refueling specialist, removes a pantograph refueling arm after fueling up an R-11 mobile fuel truck during exercise Vigilant Ace 16 at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2015. The R-11 tanker can hold up to 6,000 gallons or 40,000 pounds of fuel and can issue it out at 600 gallons or 4,000 pounds of fuel per minute. More than 16,000 U.S. personnel will participate in Vigilant Ace 16, a large-scale training exercise that helps prepare the alliance to respond to any potential contingencies and to defend the Republic of Korea. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Travis Edwards)

Airman 1st Class Lucas Amodeo, 51st Logistics Readiness Squadron fuels flight aircraft refueling specialist, removes a pantograph refueling arm after fueling up an R-11 mobile fuel truck during exercise Vigilant Ace 16 at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2015. The R-11 tanker can hold up to 6,000 gallons or 40,000 pounds of fuel and can issue it out at 600 gallons or 4,000 pounds of fuel per minute. More than 16,000 U.S. personnel will participate in Vigilant Ace 16, a large-scale training exercise that helps prepare the alliance to respond to any potential contingencies and to defend the Republic of Korea. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Travis Edwards)

Airman 1st Class Lucas Amodeo, 51st Logistics Readiness Squadron fuels flight aircraft refueling specialist, calls dispatch to check for the next parched aircraft awaiting a refuel from an R-11 mobile fuel truck during exercise Vigilant Ace 16 at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2015. The R-11 is primary mobile refueling vehicle for the Air Force and can pump approximately 4,000 pounds of fuel per minute. Exercise Vigilant Ace 16 is a peninsula-wide readiness exercise focused on strengthening the ROK and U.S. alliance. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Travis Edwards)

Airman 1st Class Lucas Amodeo, 51st Logistics Readiness Squadron fuels flight aircraft refueling specialist, calls dispatch to check for the next parched aircraft awaiting a refuel from an R-11 mobile fuel truck during exercise Vigilant Ace 16 at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2015. The R-11 is primary mobile refueling vehicle for the Air Force and can pump approximately 4,000 pounds of fuel per minute. Exercise Vigilant Ace 16 is a peninsula-wide readiness exercise focused on strengthening the ROK and U.S. alliance. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Travis Edwards)