RAFM honors Black Week: KC-135 "Squawkin' Hawk" nose art

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  • By Airman 1st Class Alvaro Villagomez
  • 100th Air Refueling Wing Public Affairs
Royal Air Force Mildenhall installed a nose art decal "Squawkin Hawk" on a KC-135 Stratotanker from the 100th Air Refueling Wing at RAF Mildenhall, England, Oct. 9, 2023. The nose art was installed to memorialize the 80th anniversary of the 8th Air Force for “Black Week” and honor the major losses from WWII. The nose art commemorates the first B-17 Flying Fortress of the 100th Bomb Group to fly 50 missions during WWII.