Santa Arriving, Helicopter, 1950s, Wiesbaden, GermanySanta Arriving, Helicopter, 1950s, Wiesbaden, Germany, milestone of flightHelicopter, 1950sFairchild C-123, 1950s, Elmendorf AFB, USAFBoeing KC-97L Stratofreighter, Military Refueling AircraftBoeing KC-97L Stratofreighter, Military Refueling AircraftLockheed F-104 Starfighter27+34, 28+18, Lockheed F-104 Starfighter, German Air Force, LuftwaffeLockheed F-104 Starfighter, 55-04, tiger paint, Stripes, 21 Grupo Tigre, Italian Air Force, Italy, milestone of flightDassault Rafale, Rafaele, Multirole fighter aircraft, French Air Force, France, Tiger Eye, milestone of flightOcean Tiger, Dassault Rafale, Rafaele, Multirole fighter aircraft, French, FranceSPA162, Sepecat Jaguar, 12-YA, Tiger PaintSPA162, logo, emblem, insignia, shield, Sepecat Jaguar28+08, McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom 2, Air-to-Air, German Air Force, LuftwaffeMcDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom 2, Air-to-Air, German Air Force, Luftwaffe, milestone of flightMcDonnell Douglas RF-4 Phantom 2, taking-off
Boeing KC-97L Stratofreighter, Military Refueling Aircraft
Code Number:
MYFV25P11_09B
Title:
Boeing KC-97L Stratofreighter, Military Refueling Aircraft
In the early 1960s, TAC added J-47 jet pods from retired KB-50 tankers to produce the KC-97L. The jet pods increased performance and made the KC-97 more compatible with military jet aircraft.

First Flight: 14/07/1951
Powerplant: 4x Pratt & Whitney R-4360-59 radial pistons; 2x General Electric J47-GE-23 turbojets
Maximum Speed: 400 mph
Cruise Speed: 230 mph
Range: 2,300 miles
Service Ceiling: 30,000 feet
Crew: Pilot, copilot, flight engineer, radio operator, navigator, boom operator
Length: 117 feet 5 inches
Wingspan: 141 feet 2 inches
Height: 38 feet 4 inches
Empty Weight: 82,500 pounds
Loaded Weight: 153,000 pounds
Retired: June 1978
Keywords:
Boeing, C-97 and KC-97, Stratofreighter, United States Air Force, USAF, Aircraft, Airplane, Plane, Fixed Wing Multi-Engine, Piston, Prop, Air Force, Military, Weapons, Armament, Aviation, Aerospace, Armed Service, History, Archive, Killingrey, Transportation, Airforce, collection, airfighters, Weaponry, war, Killingry, Historic, Historical

Rights Managed: Calculate Price

Print Run/Other conditions
418 x 279 pixels This image size immediately available after purchase 26 PhotoPoints $78.00
1200 x 801 pixels This image size immediately available after purchase 29 PhotoPoints $87.00
2350 x 1569 pixels This image size available in 100 hours after purchase 33 PhotoPoints $99.00
5400 x 3605 pixels This image size available in 100 hours after purchase 59 PhotoPoints $177.00
Ultra Hi for larger output size, please call customer service 415-305-8909
Go to lightbox