They win the Lucky pilot and passenger trophy hands down !
The almost unexplored but reachable moon for a moonbase is the only logical step to take first .
Say it ain't so (please!) Those airframes are too old ! One fine day the cracks will appear,fail, and they will be grounded .Even the newer KC10's would be a better choice to keep .
My RC club could fly up a fixed wing and take out those drones .Also they operate on either direct control or programming .We should be able to jam remote control and if it programmed run another...
When you go for the most efficient shape aircraft the Flying wing seems to be the choice except for airliners .Too bad Boeing gave that once planned plane up.