A very famous silouette air taxiing back to the military apron after a special forces rappelling exercise on airfield grounds. In addition to significantly improved avionics – including full night vision gear – the MH-47G also comes equipped with a slightly conspicuous refueling probe. Long by necessity – to prevent the front rotor from slicing through the refueling hose – the probe can most often be seen plugged into the KC-130 dedicated tanker, or the MC-130 Combat Shadow special operations support model

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