Definition of dual-role tanker

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dual-role tanker

'dual-role tanker' is an military term. It means '(DOD) Dual-role tankers carry support personnel, supplies, and equipment for the deploying force while escorting and/or refueling combat aircraft to the area of responsibility. Dual-role tankers can minimize the total lift requirement while providing critical cargo and personnel at the combat aircraft's time of arrival. See also air refueling'.

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