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List of United States Air Force air refueling squadrons

This is a list of United States Air Force air refueling squadrons.

Air refueling squadronsEdit

Squadron Shield Location Nickname Note Status
2d Air Refueling Squadron
 
McGuire AFB, Lakehurst NJ
"Second to None"
KC-10 Extender
6th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Travis AFB, Fairfield CA
Strength Extended
KC-10 Extender
7th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Carswell AFB, Ft. Worth TX KC-135A Inactivated 1993
9th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Travis AFB, Fairfield CA
"Universal"
KC-10 Extender
11th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Altus AFB, Altus OK KC-135R Inactivated 1994
18th Air Refueling Squadron
 
McConnell AFB, Wichita KS "Kanza" KC-135 Stratotanker
19th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Otis AFB, Cape Cod MA KC-97 Inactivated 1965
22d Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron
 
Incirlik Air Base, Turkey "Mules"
26th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Plattsburgh AFB, NY KC-97 Inactivated 1964
27th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Bergstrom AFB KB-29 Inactivated 1957
28th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Ellsworth AFB KC-135A/R Inactivated 1994
32d Air Refueling Squadron
 
McGuire AFB "Linking the Continents" KC-10 Extender
34th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Pease AFB KC-135A Inactivated 1991 redesignated the 34th Strategic Squadron
40th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Schilling AFB KC-97 Inactivated
41st Air Refueling Squadron
 
Griffiss AFB KC-135A/R Inactivated 1993
42d Air Refueling Squadron
 
Loring AFB KC-135A/R Inactivated 1994
43d Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron
 
Fairchild AFB "First Global" KC-135A/R Inactivated 1995
44th Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron
 
Selfridge AFB KC-97 Inactivated 1964
46th Air Refueling Squadron
 
K.I. Sawyer AFB KC-135A Inactivated 1993
54th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Altus AFB KC-135 Stratotanker
55th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Altus AFB "Masters of the Art" KC-135 Stratotanker Inactivated 2009
63d Air Refueling Squadron
 
MacDill AFB KC-135 Stratotanker
64th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Pease ANGB KC-135R Stratotanker KC-46A Pegasus
68th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Bunker Hill AFB KC-135A Inactivated 1965
70th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Travis AFB KC-10 Extender
71st Air Refueling Squadron
 
Barksdale AFB KC-135A/Q Inactivated 1994
72d Air Refueling Squadron
 
Grissom JARB KC-135 Stratotanker
74th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Grissom JARB KC-135 Stratotanker
76th Air Refueling Squadron
 
McGuire AFB "Freedom's Spirit" KC-10 Extender
77th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Seymour Johnson AFB "Totin' Tigers" KC-135 Stratotanker
78th Air Refueling Squadron
 
McGuire AFB KC-10 Extender
79th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Travis AFB KC-10 Extender
90th Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron
 
Forbes AFB KC-135 Stratotanker
91st Air Refueling Squadron
 
MacDill AFB KC-135 Stratotanker
92d Air Refueling Squadron
 
Fairchild AFB "Black Hawk" KC-135 Stratotanker
93d Air Refueling Squadron
 
Fairchild AFB KC-135A/R Stratotanker
96th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Hickam AFB
97th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Fairchild AFB Inactivated 2004
98th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Fairchild AFB Inactivated 1998
99th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Birmingham Airport Alabama
100th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Pease AFB KC-97 Inactivated 1965
102d Air Refueling Squadron
 
NAS New York / Floyd Bennett Field "ANG’s Oldest Unit" KC-97L NY ANG Currently 102d Rescue Squadron
106th Air Refueling Squadron March AFB KB-50 Inactivated 1952
106th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Birmingham Airport Alabama ANG "Rebels" KC-135R Stratotanker
108th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Scott AFB Illinois ANG "Mid America Militia" KC-135R Stratotanker
116th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Fairchild AFB Washington ANG "Ace of Spades" KC-135 Stratotanker
117th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Forbes AFB Kansas ANG "Kansas Coyotes" KC-135R Stratotanker |
132d Air Refueling Squadron
 
Bangor IAP Maine ANG "Maine-iacs" KC-135A/E/R
133d Air Refueling Squadron
 
Pease AFB New Hampshire ANG "Live Free or Die" KC-135A/E/R KC-46A Pegasus
136th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Niagara Falls International Airport KC-135 Redesignated 136th Airlift Squadron 2008
141st Air Refueling Squadron
 
McGuire AFB New Jersey ANG "Tigers" KC-135R Stratotanker
145th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Rickenbacker ANGB Ohio ANG "Tazz" KC-135R Stratotanker
146th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Pittsburgh International Airport ANG KC-135R Stratotanker
147th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Pittsburgh International Airport ANG KC-135R Stratotanker
150th Air Refueling Squadron
 
McGuire AFB New Jersey ANG "Bet on Us" KC-135R Stratotanker
151st Air Refueling Squadron McGhee Tyson ANGB, TN "Volunteers" KC-135R Stratotanker
153d Air Refueling Squadron
 
Key Field ANGB Mississippi ANG "Magnolia Militia"
154th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Little Rock Air Force Base KC-135 Redesignated 154th Tactical Airlift Training Squadron 1986
166th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Rickenbacker ANGB Ohio ANG "Sluff" KC-135R Stratotanker
168th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Eielson AFB Alaska ANG KC-135R Stratotanker
171st Air Refueling Squadron
 
Selfridge Field Michigan ANG Six Pack KC-135 Stratotanker
173d Air Refueling Squadron
 
Lincoln ANGB Nebraska ANG "Hustlin' Huskers"
180th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Rosecrans Memorial Airport Missouri ANG KC-97 Currently the 180th Airlift Squadron
181st Air Refueling Squadron
 
NAS Dallas / Hensley Field Texas ANG KC-97 Currently: 181st Airlift Squadron
191st Air Refueling Squadron
 
Salt Lake City Air National Guard Base "Ruddy Ducks" KC-135
196th Air Refueling Squadron
 
March Air Reserve Base "Grizzlies" KC-135 Redesignated 196th Reconnaissance Squadron 2006
197th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Sky Harbor IAP Arizona ANG "Copperheads" KC-135R Stratotanker
203d Air Refueling Squadron
 
Hickam AFB Hawaii ANG KC-135 Stratotanker
301st Air Refueling Squadron
 
Rickenbacker Air Force Base KC-135 Inactivated 1975
303d Air Refueling Squadron
 
Kindley AB KC-97 Inactivated 1963
305th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Grissom AFB KC-97 KC-135A/R Inactivated 1994
306th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Altus AFB "First Round the World KC-135Q Inactivated 1994
307th Air Refueling Squadron
 
K.I. Sawyer AFB KC-135A Inactivated 1994
308th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Hunter AFB KC-97 Inactivated 1960
310th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Plattsburgh AFB KC-135A/Q/R/T Inactivated 1992
314th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Beale AFB "War Hawks" KC-135 Stratotanker
320th Air Refueling Squadron
 
March AFB KC-97 Inactivated 1964
321st Air Refueling Squadron
 
Rickenbacker Air Force Base KC-135 Inactivated 1965
336th Air Refueling Squadron
 
March ARB "R.R.A.T.S." KC-135 Stratotanker
340th Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron
 
Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar KC-135 Stratotanker
341st Air Refueling Squadron
 
Dow AFB KC-97 Inactivated 1963
344th Air Refueling Squadron
 
McConnell AFB "Ravens" KC-46A Pegasus
349th Air Refueling Squadron
 
McConnell AFB "Blue Knights" KC-135 Stratotanker
350th Air Refueling Squadron
 
McConnell AFB "Red Falcons" KC-135 Stratotanker
351st Air Refueling Squadron
 
RAF Mildenhall "Box D" KC-135 Stratotanker
376th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Barksdale AFB KC-97 Inactivated 1957
380th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Plattsburgh AFB KC-135A/Q/R/T Inactivated 1994
384th Air Refueling Squadron
 
McConnell AFB "Square Patches" KC-135 Stratotanker
407th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Loring AFB KC-135A Inactivated 1990
420th Air Refueling Squadron
 
RAF Sculthorpe, England KB-29M KB-50J Inactivated 1964
421st Air Refueling Squadron
 
Yokota AB, Japan KB-29M KB-50J Inactivated 1965
427th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Langley AFB KB-50J/K Inactivated 1963
429th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Langley AFB KB-50J/K Inactivated 1963
431st Air Refueling Squadron
 
Biggs AFB KB-50J/K Inactivated 1963
465th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Tinker AFB "Okies" KC-135 Stratotanker
506th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Dow AFB KB-29 Inactivated 1955
508th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Turner AFB KB-29 Inactivated 1956
509th Air Refueling Squadron   Pease AFB KC-135A/R Redesignated 509th Weapons Squadron, Fairchild AFB
622d Air Refueling Squadron
 
England AFB KB-50J/K Inactivated 1965
709th Air Refueling Squadron No Insignia March AFB KC-10A Inactivated 1995
711th Air Refueling Squadron No Insignia Seymour Johnson AFB KC-10A Inactivated 1994
712th Air Refueling Squadron   Morón AB Inactivated 1994
744th Air Refueling Squadron Seymour Johnson AFB KC-10A Inactivated 1995
756th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Andrews AFB KC-135 Stratotanker
900th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Pease AFB KC-135A Inactivated 1966
901st Air Refueling Squadron
 
Columbus AFB KC-135A Inactivated 1969
Air Refueling Squadron (Provisional), 901
 
U-Tapao AB KC-135A Inactivated 1976
902d Air Refueling Squadron
 
Clinton-Sherman AFB KC-135A Inactivated 1969
Air Refueling Squadron (Provisional), 902
 
U-Tapao AB KC-135A Inactivated 1974
903d Air Refueling Squadron
 
Beale AFB KC-135A/Q Inactivated 1976
904th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Mather AFB KC-135A Inactivated 1986
905th Air Refueling Squadron Grand Forks AFB "Rhinos" KC-135 Stratotanker Inactivated
906th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Scott AFB KC-135R Stratotanker
907th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Glasgow AFB KC-135A Stratotanker Inactivated 1968
908th Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron
 
Al Dhafra AB KC-135R/T/KC-10A
909th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Kadena AB "Shoguns" KC-135 Stratotanker
910th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Bergstrom AFB KC-135A Inactivated 1971
911th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Seymour Johnson AFB "Red Eagles" KC-135 Stratotanker
912th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Grand Forks AFB "Vipers" KC-135 Stratotanker Inactivated 2009
913th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Barksdale AFB KC-135A Inactivated 1981
914th Air Refueling Squadron No Insignia Blythville AFB KC-135A Inactivated 1964
915th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Ramey AFB KC-135A Inactivated 1971
916th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Travis AFB KC-135A Inactivated 1983
917th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Dyess AFB KC-135A/Q Inactivated 1994
918th Air Refueling Squadron
No Insignia
Altus AFB KC-135A Inactivated 1960
919th Air Refueling Squadron
 
McCoy AFB KC-135A/Q Inactivated 1971
920th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Wurtsmith AFB KC-135A Inactivated 1992
921st Air Refueling Squadron
No Insignia
Altus AFB KC-135A Inactivated 1960
922d Air Refueling Squadron
 
Wright-Patterson AFB KC-135A Inactivated 1975
923d Air Refueling Squadron
No Insignia
Altus AFB KC-135A Inactivated 1960
924th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Castle AFB KC-135A Inactivated 1992
928th Air Refueling Squadron
 
Ellsworth AFB KC-135A Inactivated 1960
4101st Air Refueling Squadron (Provisional) Takhli RTAFB KC-135A Inactivated 1973
4102d Air Refueling Squadron (Provisional) Clark AB / Ching Chuan Kang AB KC-135A Inactivated 1973
4103d Air Refueling Squadron (Provisional) Don Maung IAP KC-135A Inactivated 1972
4104th Air Refueling Squadron (Provisional) Korat RTAFB KC-135A Inactivated 1972
4220th Air Refueling Squadron (Provisional)
Ching Chuan Kang AB KC-135A Inactivated 1971

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