This batch of TANKER IMPERIAL IPA is dedicated to the crew of;
On May 3, 2013, a KC-135R crashed in the foothills of mountains located six miles south of Chaldovar, Kyrgyz Republic. The crew was departing from the Transit Center at Manas to Afghanistan on a combat aerial refueling mission. The aircraft exploded in flight, impacted the terrain at three main locations, and burned, costing the lives of Capt Mark Tyler Voss, Capt Victoria A. “Tori” Pinckney, and TSgt Herman “Tre” Mackey III.