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Lockheed Martin-Airbus LMXT

Lockheed, Airbus introduce solution for US Air Force XC-Y bridge tanker

Lockheed Martin and Airbus have introduced the LMXT as the next strategic tanker for the US Air Force. Offered...
KC-46 refueling operations

Japan’s first KC-46 flies maiden refueling test

The first KC-46A tanker Boeing built for the Japan Air Self-Defense Force (JASDF) recently refueled another KC-46A aircraft in the skies over...
KC-46 refueling training

US Air Force approves second mission set for its KC-46 tankers

After the US Air Force cleared its new KC-46A Pegasus tanker to start limited refueling operations with the centerline drogue system mission...
KC-46 Pegasus limited refueling operations

US Air Force clears KC-46 tanker for limited refueling ops

The US Air Force has given its green light for the KC-46A Pegasus tanker to start limited refueling operations with the centerline drogue system.
US Air Force refueling aircraft fleet

US Air Force probing market for “bridge tankers” to supplement KC-46As

The US Air Force is launching the bridge tanker program to acquire commercial derivative tanker aircraft to supplement its KC-46A fleet.
KC-135 refueling a KC-46

US Air Force’s KC-46 starting limited ops despite lingering issues

The US Air Force has cleared its new KC-46 tanker for limited operations despite the fact that the aircraft needs rework on...
all-female KC-46A aircrew

All-female crew flies KC-46 tanker for first time

A flight crew from McConnell Air Force Base made history last month after completing the first all-female flight on the service's new...
First JASDF KC-46A in flight

Japan’s first KC-46 tanker completes maiden flight

Japan Air Self-Defense Force is expected to receive the first KC-46A refueler this year.
KC-135 refueling a KC-46

Boeing lands another $2.1B for KC-46 deliveries to US Air Force

The US Air Force has awarded Boeing another contract modification for the delivery of additional KC-46A tanker aircraft, bringing the total value...
KC-46A Pegasus tanker

Boeing gets $1.7B for additional 12 KC-46A tankers for US Air...

The contract brings the total number of KC-46A tankers on order to 79.
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