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"Refueling: A Glimpse into the Past and Present" Step back in time to the Korean War

Background imageRefuel Collection: KOREAN WAR: SHIP REFUELING. The destroyer USS Shelton and the aircraft carrier USS Antietam

KOREAN WAR: SHIP REFUELING. The destroyer USS Shelton and the aircraft carrier USS Antietam refueling from the tanker USS Tolovana in Korean waters

Background imageRefuel Collection: Lawrences garage in Brixton, London 1924. Creator: Unknown

Lawrences garage in Brixton, London 1924. Creator: Unknown
Lawrences garage in Brixton, London 1924

Background imageRefuel Collection: A Royal Air Force VC10, in the tanker role, carries out the air-to-air refuelling

A Royal Air Force VC10, in the tanker role, carries out the air-to-air refuelling of a two RAF Tornado F3s

Background imageRefuel Collection: Caravelle Jets

Caravelle Jets
Three Societa Aerea Mediterranea Caravelle Jets being refuelled at London Gatwick Airport

Background imageRefuel Collection: Vickers Valiant B(K)1 XD816 about to refuel two Glosters

Vickers Valiant B(K)1 XD816 about to refuel two Glosters
Vickers Valiant B(K)1, XD816, about to refuel two Gloster Javelins

Background imageRefuel Collection: 1988 Monaco GP

1988 Monaco GP
MONTE CARLO, MONACO - MAY 15: Alessandro Nannini, Benetton B188 Ford, is refuelled in the pits during the Monaco GP at Monte Carlo on May 15, 1988 in Monte Carlo, Monaco. (Photo by LAT Images)

Background imageRefuel Collection: Formula One World Championship

Formula One World Championship
Lotus mechanics refuel the Lotus 81 of Mario Andretti (USA) at the pit lane exit. Mario finished his last race for Lotus with a sixth place finish

Background imageRefuel Collection: Formula One World Championship

Formula One World Championship
A mechanic adds fuel to the Lotus 79 of Mario Andretti (USA). Italian Grand Prix, Rd13, Monza, Italy, 9 September 1979.

Background imageRefuel Collection: Formula One World Championship

Formula One World Championship
Seventh placed Jacques Villeneuve (CDN) Williams FW20 makes a pit stop. Formula One World Championship, Rd2, Brazilian Grand Prix, Interlagos, Brazil, 29 March 1998

Background imageRefuel Collection: Formula One World Championship

Formula One World Championship
Ayrton Senna (BRA) Williams FW16 makes his first refuelling stop in Formula One before spinning out of the race. Brazilian Grand Prix, Interlagos, Sao Paulo, 27 March 1994

Background imageRefuel Collection: Indy Racing League

Indy Racing League
Sixth placed Alex Barron (USA) Meijer Mo Nunn Racing Panoz G Force Toyota makes a pit stop. Indy Racing League, Indianapolis 500, Indianapolis, USA, 25 May 2003. DIGITAL IMAGE

Background imageRefuel Collection: 1970 Dutch GP

1970 Dutch GP
ZANDVOORT, NETHERLANDS - JUNE 21: Shell crews refuel the cars during the Dutch GP at Zandvoort on June 21, 1970 in Zandvoort, Netherlands. (Photo by Rainer Schlegelmilch)

Background imageRefuel Collection: Formula One World Championship

Formula One World Championship
Ferrari mechanics. Formula One World Championship, Rd 3, Bahrain Grand Prix, Race, Bahrain International Circuit, Bahrain, Sunday 15 April 2007. DIGITAL IMAGE

Background imageRefuel Collection: 1976 Brazilian Grand Prix

1976 Brazilian Grand Prix. Interlagos, Sao Paulo, Brazil. 23-25 January 1976. Jochen Mass, McLaren M23 Ford, with Alastair Caldwell. Ref: 76BRA18. World Copyright - LAT Photographic

Background imageRefuel Collection: Formula One World Championship

Formula One World Championship
Kimi Raikkonen (FIN) McLaren Mercedes MP4/20 makes a pitstop. Formula One World Championship, Rd2, Malaysian Grand Prix, Race Day, Sepang, Malaysia, 20 March 2005. DIGITAL IMAGE

Background imageRefuel Collection: 1987 Hungarian GP

1987 Hungarian GP
HUNGARORING, HUNGARY - AUGUST 09: Alain Prost sits in his exposed McLaren MP4-3 TAG as the car is refuelled during the Hungarian GP at Hungaroring on August 09, 1987 in Hungaroring, Hungary

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Formula One World Championship
Christian Klien (AUT) Red Bull Cosworth RB1. Formula One World Championship, Rd2, Malaysian Grand Prix, Race Day, Sepang, Malaysia, 20 March 2005. DIGITAL IMAGE

Background imageRefuel Collection: Vintage IAF III

Vintage IAF III
Tal Paz-Fridman

Background imageRefuel Collection: Formula One World Championship

Formula One World Championship
Jarno Trulli (ITA) Jordan EJ11 makes a pit stop. 2 Malaysian Grand Prix, Sepang, 18 March 2001

Background imageRefuel Collection: Formula One World Championship

Formula One World Championship
A McLaren M23 is refuelled during practice. German Grand Prix, Nurburgring, 4 August 1974. BEST IMAGE

Background imageRefuel Collection: Formula One World Championship

Formula One World Championship
Fifth place finisher Heinz-Harald Frentzen (GER) Williams FW20 was delayed when he overshot his pit during a mid-race stop

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Formula One World Championship
Jacky Ickx (BEL) Ferrari 312led the race until he had to pit for more fuel. He went on to finish in 3rd place. Italian Grand Prix, Monza, Italy, 8 September 1968

Background imageRefuel Collection: Formula One World Championship

Formula One World Championship
Race winner Michael Schumacher (GER) Ferrari F2003-GA suffered a fire at his first Pit Stop Formula One World Championship, Rd6, Austrian Grand Prix, Race Day, A1-Ring, Austria, 18 May 2003

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Formula One World Championship
The jack for Michael Schumacher (GER) Ferrari sits in the pit lane ready for his pit stop (Note the seven flags for seven race victories thus far this season)

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Formula One World Championship
The Brabham Cosworth BT26A of Jack Brabham (AUS) waits to be refuelled in the pitlane. Spanish Grand Prix, Rd2, Montjuich Park, Spain. 4 May 1969. BEST IMAGE

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Indy Racing League
The leaders take to the pits for another round of stops. Indy Racing League, Indianapolis 500, Indianapolis, USA, 25 May 2003. DIGITAL IMAGE

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Formula One World Championship
A mid-race fuel and tyre pitstop for Keke Rosberg (FIN) Williams FW08C who retired for the first time that season with a mechanical problem when a misfire sidelined him on lap fifty-four

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Indy Racing League
Michael Andretti (USA) Andretti Green Racing Dallara Honda makes what turned out to be his final career pitstop before retiring on lap 95 with throttle linkage problems

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Indy Racing League
Second placed Helio Castroneves (BRA) Penske Racing G-Force Toyota makes a pitstop. Indy Racing League, Indianapolis 500, Indianapolis, USA, 25 May 2003. DIGITAL IMAGE

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Formula One World Championship
Anthony Davidson (GBR) Super Aguri F1 SA07 makes a pitstop Formula One World Championship, Rd 2, Malaysian Grand Prix, Race, Sepang, Malaysia, Sunday 8 April 2007. DIGITAL IMAGE

Background imageRefuel Collection: FIA GT Zhuhai, China 24-25 March 2007

FIA GT Zhuhai, China 24-25 March 2007
The Aston Martin Racing BMS Aston Martin DBR9 of Giorgio Mondini (ITA) / Ferdinando Monfardini (ITA), makes a pit stop. FIA GT Championship, Rd1, Zhuhai, China, 25 March 2007. DIGITAL IMAGE

Background imageRefuel Collection: Indy Racing League

Indy Racing League
The teams pit under the first caution period in the cramped Gateway pitlane. Indy Racing League, Rd 11, Gateway Indy 250, Gateway International Raceway, Madison, Illinois, USA, 10 August 2003

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Formula One World Championship
Anthony Davidson (GBR) Super Aguri F1 SA07 makes a pitstop Formula One World Championship, Rd 2, Malaysian Grand Prix, Race, Sepang, Malaysia, Sunday 8 April 2007. DIGITAL IMAGE

Background imageRefuel Collection: Formula One World Championship

Formula One World Championship
Race winner Michael Schumacher (GER) Ferrari F2003-GA suffered a fire at his first Pit Stop Formula One World Championship, Rd6, Austrian Grand Prix, Race Day, A1-Ring, Austria, 18 May 2003

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Formula One World Championship
Jarno Trulli (ITA) Jordan EJ11 makes a pit stop. 2 Canadian Grand Prix, Montreal, 10 June 2001

Background imageRefuel Collection: Formula One World Championship

Formula One World Championship
Jarno Trulli (ITA) Jordan EJ11 makes a pit stop. 3 Canadian Grand Prix, Montreal, 10 June 2001

Background imageRefuel Collection: 1988 German GP

1988 German GP
HOCKENHEIMRING, GERMANY - JULY 24: Ayrton Senna, McLaren MP4-4 Honda, talks to engineer and designer Steve Nichols on the grid during the German GP at Hockenheimring on July 24

Background imageRefuel Collection: Formula One World Championship

Formula One World Championship
Race winner Michael Schumacher (GER) Ferrari F2004 makes a pitstop. Formula One World Championship, Rd9, United States Grand Prix, Race Day, Indianapolis, USA, 20 June 2004. DIGITAL IMAGE

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Formula One World Championship
Michael Schumacher (GER), Ferrari F399, makes a pit stop. Malaysian Grand Prix, Rd15, Sepang, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 17 October 1999

Background imageRefuel Collection: Formula One World Championship

Formula One World Championship
Ralf Schumacher (GER) Toyota TF105 makes a pit stop. Formula One World Championship, Rd2, Malaysian Grand Prix, Race Day, Sepang, Malaysia, 20 March 2005. DIGITAL IMAGE

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Formula One World Championship
Olivier Panis (FRA) Toyota TF104 makes a pitstop. Formula One World Championship, Rd9, United States Grand Prix, Race Day, Indianapolis, USA, 20 June 2004. DIGITAL IMAGE

Background imageRefuel Collection: French Grand Prix, Rd8, Paul Ricard, France, 4 July 1976

French Grand Prix, Rd8, Paul Ricard, France, 4 July 1976
The Ferrari 312T2 of Niki Lauda (AUT) is filled with Agip fuel. French Grand Prix, Rd8, Paul Ricard, France, 4 July 1976

Background imageRefuel Collection: Formula One World Championship

Formula One World Championship
Kimi Raikkonen (FIN) Ferrari F2007 makes a pitstop. Formula One World Championship, Rd 1, Australian Grand Prix, Race, Albert Park, Melbourne, Australia, Sunday 18 March 2007. DIGITAL IMAGE

Background imageRefuel Collection: DTM Championship 2005, Rd 3, Spa Francorchamps

DTM Championship 2005, Rd 3, Spa Francorchamps
Pitstop practice of Mattias Ekstrom (SWE), Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline, Audi A4 DTM. DTM Championship, Rd3, Spa Francorchamps, Belgium, 14 May 2005. DIGITAL IMAGE

Background imageRefuel Collection: Tactical Air Refueller

Tactical Air Refueller
An Oshkosh Tactical Air Refueller Wheeled Tanker negotiates rough terrain driver training at Salisbury Plain by 4 Regiment Army Air Corps (aC)

Background imageRefuel Collection: de Havilland Canada DHC-6-300 Twin Otter AP-AWJ

de Havilland Canada DHC-6-300 Twin Otter AP-AWJ (msn 298), of Pakistan International Airlines, at RAF Luqa / Luqa International Airport, on 12 March 1971, during its delivery flight

Background imageRefuel Collection: Boeing KC-135R Stratotanker 61-0267

Boeing KC-135R Stratotanker 61-0267
United States Air Force - Boeing KC-135R Stratotanker 61-0267 (msn 18174), at RAF Mildenhall, in January 1999, having a drogue extension hose fitted to the refuelling boom

Background imageRefuel Collection: 28th RAC Tourist Trophy

28th RAC Tourist Trophy
Mike Parkes (GBR) Ferrari 250 GTO makes his pit stop. He finished the race in second place, behind Graham Hill (GBR). 28th RAC Tourist Trophy, Goodwood, England. 24 August 1963



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"Refueling: A Glimpse into the Past and Present" Step back in time to the Korean War, where the USS Shelton and USS Antietam find solace in refueling from the tanker USS Tolovana amidst turbulent waters. The mighty aircraft carrier, USS Essex, patiently awaits her turn in the background, ready for action. Traveling further back to 1924 London, Lawrence's garage in Brixton stands as a testament to an era when refueling was not just about ships at sea but also about keeping automobiles on the road. An unknown creator captures this snapshot of history. Fast forward to aviation advancements with Vickers Valiant B (K)1 XD816 preparing to refuel two Glosters. These aerial giants soar through the skies, relying on timely replenishment for their missions. Caravelle Jets take center stage next – sleek and sophisticated machines that require efficient refueling processes to keep them soaring through endless horizons. The de Havilland Canada DHC-6-300 Twin Otter AP-AWJ showcases how even smaller aircraft rely on proper fueling procedures. This versatile plane takes off into remote areas while ensuring its tanks are filled before embarking on daring adventures. Enter the Boeing KC-135R Stratotanker 61-0267 – a true workhorse of modern air forces worldwide. With its impressive capabilities and strategic importance, it ensures that other military aircraft can continue their operations without interruption. Steam trains chug along within Kentish Town Train Sheds - these magnificent locomotives requiring meticulous attention during refueling stops so they may continue transporting passengers across vast distances efficiently. Witness an LNER Locomotive Coaling Plant come alive with color litho imagery; it highlights how steam engines were fueled up for long journeys ahead during Britain's industrial revolution era. Intrigue fills our narrative as we delve into "What the thieves didn't expect.