KC-46 Pegasus

Boeing KC-46 gets USAF approval to begin limited refueling missions

The US Air Force granted approval for Boeing KC-46 Pegasus to begin limited refueling missions....


USAF prepares next stage of tanker fleet modernization with KC-Y tender

With the KC-Y program, the US Air Force intends to acquire between 140 and 160 new tanker planes in support of the current Boeing KC-46A Pegasus....


USAF capabilities jeopardized by air refueling problems

The US Transportation Command fears the aging tanker fleet and delays with the Boeing KC-46 could jeopardize the daily operations of the US Air Force....


USAF orders 12 more KC-46 tankers from Boeing

Boeing received an additional order for 12 KC-46A Pegasus aerial refueling and transport aircraft from the United States Air Force....


Meta Aerospace to fill in for Boeing KC-46 Pegasus deficiencies

Meta Aerospace announced it received the first of four former Republic of Singapore Air Force (RSAF) Boeing KC-135R refueling aircraft it acquired. The private tanker fleet will be used to fill the United States Air Force (USAF) capacity gap caused by the multiple deficiencies and delays of the Boeing KC-46A Pegasus....


US Air Force retires KC-10 Extender, making way for Boeing KC-46

A first McDonnell-Douglas KC-10A Extender was flown to the Davis Monthan storage facility in Arizona. The U.S. Air Force plans to withdraw its entire KC-10 fleet within the next five years....