RAAF KC-30A Yokota Air Base, Japan


RAAF KC-30A Yokota Air Base, Japan (1.20 mins)

From 14-19 July 2014, a No. 33 Squadron KC-30A Multi-Role Tanker Transport (MRTT) conducted tasking throughout the Pacific, including transporting passengers between Australia and Guam; operating to Yokota Air Base in Japan under a United Nations agreement with the Government of Japan; and hosting a visit by senior-ranking officers of the Japanese Air Self-Defense Force. The KC-30A is a vital strategic capability for the RAAF, able to carry up to 270 passengers over long distances as well as conducting air-to-air refueling.

Publish Date 28 Aug 2014
Tags KC-30A Yokota Japan
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