CANCELLED. NOTAM (3) "TANKER SUPPORT. (Playground Skill Exercise)
GENERAL: SoCal Region, A KC-17 (Call Sign: TEXICO) will be on station to refuel all TACTICAL OR AERIAL REFUELING CAPABLE AIRCRAFT on of the following RACE TRACK PATTERN; (WAY POINT/FIX) TRACK:
TRACK FIX: High Desert, NorthEast of Palm Spring (KPSP). Track: ✈~~ 5CA4 - 22209 - AKIPE - 5CA4 ~~✈ ON STATION/TRACK: CANCELED
TRACK: Left Pattern, FL12O +- , AIR SPEED 200kt
JOIN UP: 1 mile off track in staggered echelon orbit: Approach refuel station from the LEFT Upon Stable Arrival W/I 5 mile of Track , Standard Pattern LEFT ENTRY to Tanker Trail position on Long Legs only.
BRAKE AWAY, RIGHT EXIT. EMERGENCY BRAKE AWAY: “TANKER WING WAG”
NOTE: FUELING STATION: “When stable; 200’ Astern 200’ below refueled for minimum 3 minutes then Right Brake Away”!
RACE TRACK DESIGNATED " MILITARY EXERCISE RESTRICTED AREA"- Observers/Photo’s Encouraged, Orbit at least TWO (2) Nautical Miles off track.
(Pls Post Photo’s in Mission Report following mission completion).
SUGGESTED RECEIVER LAUNCH/RECOVERY :
29 Palms EAF (KNXP)
REMARKS: "Receivers SHALL Automatically Brake Off and Depart the Restricted Area if unable to establish a stable refuel position after Three (3) plug tries as noted above or if more the Three (3) Overspeed/Air Space Violations are Accumulated during any segment of this event. Failures to Tank are encouraged to Rejoin Echelon Q.
NOTE: CANCELED… Mad Max (善悪) Sends END