Air Mobility Command's 618th Tanker Airlift Control Center at Scott AFB, Ill., planned 1,063 in one 24-hour period in November, bettering a previous record set earlier in 2008. Here, US soldiers wait to board a C-17 airlifter at Joint Base Balad, Iraq, on Nov. 17, 2008. The aircraft is deployed from the 437th Airlift Wing out of Charleston AFB, S.C.
USAF photo by TSgt. Erik Gudmundson
Daily Report: Read the day's top news on the US Air Force, airpower, and national security issues.
Tweets by @AirForceMag