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DOT&E: KC-46 receiver certifications could impact IOT&E schedule

February 7, 2019 at 10:17 AM
The Pentagon's top weapons tester said in his annual report that a timely start and finish of KC-46 operational testing could hinge on the program's ability to certify the required jets to be refueled by the new tanker. IOT&E is currently slated to start in March and run through the fall. The program requires eight jets to have fuel receiver certifications prior to the start of operational test and a total of 18 to be certified throughout the testing phase...

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