License: Creative Commons - Attribution-Share Alike Author: Alan Wilson
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Built 1975 as a Boeing 707-3L6C for the Malaysian Government as 9M-TMS. Registered as G-CDHW to British Caledonian Airways in 1977 and then as A6-HRM to the Dubai Air Wing in 1979. Remained with them until 1995 when she joined JARO International as P4-MDJ before finally moving to Israel for tanker conversion in September 1996.
Now operated by 120sqn ‘Desert Giants’, Israeli Air Force, based at Nevatim Air Base near Be'er Sheva, Israel.
Seen arriving as GIANT01 in support of the 2019 Cobra Warrior exercise
RAF Waddington, Lincolnshire, UK
28th August 2019