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Snapshot: NASCAR driver takes on C-5M, C-17

Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford Fusion car, flies in a C-5M simulator May 3, 2018, at Dover Air Force Base, Del. Along with the C-5, Busch also flew a C-17 Globemaster III simulator later that day. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zoe M. Wockenfuss)

Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford Fusion car, flies in a C-5M simulator May 3, 2018, at Dover Air Force Base, Del. Along with the C-5, Busch also flew a C-17 Globemaster III simulator later that day. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zoe M. Wockenfuss)

Staff Sgt. Alex Taylor, 373rd Training Squadron Detachment 3 C-5M Mission Ready Airmen instructor, explains the landing gear on a C-5M Super Galaxy to NASCAR members during a tour May 3, 2018, at Dover Air Base, Del. The group also toured a C-5 earlier in the day. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zoe M. Wockenfuss)

Staff Sgt. Alex Taylor, 373rd Training Squadron Detachment 3 C-5M Mission Ready Airmen instructor, explains the landing gear on a C-5M Super Galaxy to NASCAR members during a tour May 3, 2018, at Dover Air Base, Del. The group also toured a C-5 earlier in the day. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zoe M. Wockenfuss)

Tech. Sgt. Ross Krotzer, 373rd Training Squadron Detachment 3 C-17 Environmental and Electrical instructor, tells Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford Fusion car, about the C-17 Globemaster III May 3, 2018, at Dover Air Force Base, Del. Busch also flew a C-17 simulator during his tour of the base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zoe M. Wockenfuss)

Tech. Sgt. Ross Krotzer, 373rd Training Squadron Detachment 3 C-17 Environmental and Electrical instructor, tells Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford Fusion car, about the C-17 Globemaster III May 3, 2018, at Dover Air Force Base, Del. Busch also flew a C-17 simulator during his tour of the base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zoe M. Wockenfuss)

Senior Airman Guy Crawford, 9th Airlift Squadron C-5M Super Galaxy loadmaster, talks to Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford Fusion car, aboard a C-5M May 3, 2018, at Dover Air Force Base, Del. Along with a tour of the aircraft, Busch also had the chance to fly a C-5 simulator. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zoe M. Wockenfuss)

Senior Airman Guy Crawford, 9th Airlift Squadron C-5M Super Galaxy loadmaster, talks to Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford Fusion car, aboard a C-5M May 3, 2018, at Dover Air Force Base, Del. Along with a tour of the aircraft, Busch also had the chance to fly a C-5 simulator. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zoe M. Wockenfuss)

Tech. Sgt. Ross Krotzer, 373rd Training Squadron Detachment 3 C-17 Environmental and Electrical instructor, talks to Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford Fusion car, during a tour of the 373rd TS Det. 3 May 3, 2018, at Dover Air Force Base, Del. Busch and Krotzer discussed the similarities and differences between racing and flying. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zoe M. Wockenfuss)

Tech. Sgt. Ross Krotzer, 373rd Training Squadron Detachment 3 C-17 Environmental and Electrical instructor, talks to Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford Fusion car, during a tour of the 373rd TS Det. 3 May 3, 2018, at Dover Air Force Base, Del. Busch and Krotzer discussed the similarities and differences between racing and flying. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zoe M. Wockenfuss)

DOVER AIR FORCE BASE, Del. -- Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford Fusion car, flies in a C-5M simulator May 3, 2018, at Dover Air Force Base, Del. Along with the C-5, Busch also flew a C-17 Globemaster III simulator later that day. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zoe M. Wockenfuss)