Tanker

USAF ups Boeing KC-46 Pegasus tanker order to nearly 100

Boeing has announced a contract by the US Air Force for another 15 KC-46A Pegasus aerial refueling aircraft, significantly expanding the initial order....


US Air Force KC-46A deliveries resume after suspension

The deliveries of the Boeing KC-46A Pegasus tanker resumed on March 11, 2019, after more than a week of suspension due to loose tools and debris found in the planes....


Boeing awarded $2.9B for fourth KC-46A tanker production lot

The U.S. Air Force on September 10, 2018, awarded Boeing a $2.9 billion contract for 18 KC-46A tanker aircraft, spares, support equipment, spare engines and wing air refueling pod kits. ...


Airbus on a high with Q2 earnings: does it beat Boeing?

Airbus has just released its half-year 2018 consolidated financial results, demonstrating higher than expected second-quarter earnings and reaffirming its guidance for the full year. But does it beat Boeing?...


Boeing receives contract for Japan KC-46 tanker

Through the Foreign Military Sale process, the U.S. Air Force has awarded Boeing a $279 million contract for the Japan Air Self-Defense Force’s (JASDF’s) first KC-46 tanker and logistics support, marking the aircraft’s first international sale....