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    Airframe Family: Boeing B707 / C-135 / C-137 / C-18 / E-3 / E-6 / E-8
    Latest Model:KC-135E Stratotanker
    Last Military Serial:56-3611 USAF
    Construction Number:17360
    Latest Owner or Location:Scott Field Heritage Airpark, Scott AFB - 375th Airlift Wing, Shiloh, Illinois

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    Constructed as a KC-135A-BN.

    Circa 1956

    Taken on Strength/Charge with the United States Air Force with s/n 56-3611.

    13 July 1985

    Photographer: Ken Videan
    Notes: On static display at IAT Fairford.

    Converted to a KC-135E.

    Transferred to 145th Air Refuelling Squadron, Rickenbacker ANGB, OH.

    Was the winner of the British Airways Trophy for the Concours dElegance category of Sky Tanker 85 at the International Air Tattoo at RAF Fairford.

    To National Museum of the United States Air Force Loan Program, Wright Field, Dayton, OH.
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    Loaned to Il Ang (scott AFB), 906 ARS, Scott AFB, IL.

    Placed on display with Scott Field Heritage Airpark, Scott AFB-375th Airlift Wing, Shiloh, IL.
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    U.S. Military Out of Service 2010 by Andy Marden

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    National Museum of the United States Air Force

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