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Unknown DC-10 At Dover AFB Today

Tue Jun 15, 2010 1:09 pm

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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RE: Unknown DC-10 At Dover AFB Today

Tue Jun 15, 2010 1:18 pm

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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RE: Unknown DC-10 At Dover AFB Today

Tue Jun 15, 2010 1:31 pm

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

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