8 in HIGH x 10 in WIDE
(20.32 cm HIGH x 25.40 cm WIDE)
The Oakland Tribune Collection, the Oakland Museum of California. Gift of ANG Newspapers

This is virtually the same photo as the one in 2001.1.112 in which the Tribune photo, dated July 25, 1986, has the following caption on the back: "THESE PILOTS ARE WINGING IT Daring pilots used a C-130 tanker to simulate an air-to-air refueling earlier this week, above, as a prelude to this weekend's Livermore Air Show. Pilot Bob Oliver of the Tahoe Aces did stunts too. Each day the airshow, sponsored by the Wings of Charity, begins with a pancake breakfast. Aerial acts begin about noon. Daily admission is $7 for adults and $2 for children between ages 6 and 13." A handwritten notation reads "Calif. Air National Guard C-130 tanker simulates an air-to-air refueling. In this photo, the four-engine C-130 tanker is trailing two donut-shaped rings from its wingtips for the following aircraft, a helicopter. The text on the back of this photo identifies the helicopoter as a "Huey.

Used: Oakland Tribune

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