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RAF MILDENHALL, England -- Staff Sgt. Chris Schultz, 100th Logistics Readiness Squadron Fuels Management Flight fuels expediter, connects a fuel transport system (pantograph) to refuel a transient aircraft here Oct. 24, 2011. The hydrant outlet is the connection point of the underground pipeline which feeds fuel from storage tanks to the hardstand. Received from a local supplier, fuel is piped to bulk storage containers around base, before being transferred to fuel trucks or piped to storage areas at hardstands. (U.S. Air Force photo/Karen Abeyasekere)

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