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Preflight Emergency

Members of the 128th Air Refueling Wing Fire Department, Milwaukee, WI respond to a preflight emergency of smoke in the cockpit of a KC-135 Stratotanker on September 30th, 2010. A member of the fire department points toward where the equipment malfunction occurred after conducting a residual heat signature scan with a thermal imaging device. The aircraft was returned to Maintenance without incident. Air Force photo by SSgt Jeremy Wilson (Released)

Members of the 128th Air Refueling Wing Fire Department, Milwaukee, WI respond to a preflight emergency of smoke in the cockpit of a KC-135 Stratotanker on September 30th, 2010. A member of the fire department points toward where the equipment malfunction occurred after conducting a residual heat signature scan with a thermal imaging device. The aircraft was returned to Maintenance without incident. Air Force photo by SSgt Jeremy Wilson (Released)