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A Boeing KC-46 visits Yokota

A Boeing KC-46A Pegasus

A Boeing KC-46A Pegasus touches down at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Oct. 23, 2018, during a system evaluation. This is the first time the KC-46A visited Japan. The flight is to support an initial evaluation by the USAF of the KC-46A's integrated mission system suite as well as its ability to conduct worldwide navigation, communication and operation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

A Boeing KC-46A Pegasus

A Boeing KC-46A Pegasus touches down at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Oct. 23, 2018, during a system evaluation. This is the first time the KC-46A visited Japan. The flight is to support an initial evaluation by the USAF of the KC-46A's integrated mission system suite as well as its ability to conduct worldwide navigation, communication and operation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

A Boeing KC-46A Pegasus

An Airman with the 374th Maintenance Squadron transient alert, marshal a Boeing KC-46A Pegasus at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Oct. 23, 2018, during a system evaluation. This is the first time the KC-46A landed Japan. The KC-46A extends refueling capacity and range, improves capabilities and efficiency, and has the ability to perform cargo and aeromedical evacuation missions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

A Boeing KC-46A Pegasus

A Boeing KC-46A Pegasus sits on the flightline at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Oct. 24, 2018. This is the first time visits Japan. The KC-46A is designed to provide aerial refueling support to the Air Force, Navy, and Marine Corps, as well as allied nation and collation force aircraft. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

A Boeing KC-46A Pegasus

A Boeing KC-46A Pegasus takes off at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Oct. 25, 2018, during a system evaluation. This is the first time the KC-46A visited Japan. The flight is to support an initial evaluation by the USAF of the KC-46A's integrated mission system suite as well as its ability to conduct worldwide navigation, communication and operation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

A Boeing KC-46A Pegasus

A Boeing KC-46A Pegasus takes off at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Oct. 25, 2018, during a system evaluation. This is the first time the KC-46A visited Japan. The flight is to support an initial evaluation by the USAF of the KC-46A's integrated mission system suite as well as its ability to conduct worldwide navigation, communication and operation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

A Boeing KC-46A Pegasus

A Boeing KC-46A Pegasus takes off at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Oct. 25, 2018, during a system evaluation. This is the first time the KC-46A visited Japan. The flight is to support an initial evaluation by the USAF of the KC-46A's integrated mission system suite as well as its ability to conduct worldwide navigation, communication and operation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan -- A Boeing KC-46A Pegasus visited Yokota Air Base, Japan for the first time, Oct. 23, 2018, during a system evaluation. The KC-46A extends refueling capacity and range, improves capabilities and efficiency, and has the ability to perform cargo and aeromedical evacuation missions.