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Unknown DC-10 At Dover AFB Today  
User currently offlinec5load From United States of America, joined Sep 2008, 917 posts, RR: 0
Posted (3 years 10 months 1 week 1 day 8 hours ago) and read 3727 times:

While running past the flight line this morning on Dover AFB I noticed what looked like a normal KC-10 Extender on the line. When I got closer to it, I noticed it didn't say USAF on it. Instead it was a dark gray upper fuse. and a lighter gray lower fuse. Instead of having a Majcom ID on it's tail, it just had numbers. On the #2 engine, it looked to be BMW logo-type design. Can someone help me figure out who this belonged to? I thought only the USAF had KC-10s.


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User currently offlineCrimsonNL From Netherlands, joined Dec 2007, 1800 posts, RR: 42
Reply 1, posted (3 years 10 months 1 week 1 day 8 hours ago) and read 3697 times:
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Was it one of the RNLAF KDC-10s? Based by your description I think so. The designation is KDC-10 instead of KC-10 because its a converted pax DC-10


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User currently offlinealphaomega From United States of America, joined Aug 2005, 563 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (3 years 10 months 1 week 1 day 7 hours ago) and read 3657 times:

This was it, and this aircraft also stopped in IAD yesterday morning....Dutch Air Force w/ troops.

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