posted on Jul, 31 2012 @ 02:01 PM
Israel has had the ability to hit Iran for years, without the KC-135. As for this sale, don't even get me started on this BS. Oh wait, too late.
Way back in the late 1980s, early 1990s, I used to watch F-15s and F-16s sit on the ramp for WEEKS or even MONTHS in some cases, because they had
broken during the ferry flight, and it took that long to get KC-135s or KC-10s going the same way to get them the rest of the way. The USAF has
always had a tanker shortage, and to "solve" it, they've sold KC-135s to Turkey, Indonesia (I think that was one of the sales), France, and several