Inside the Air Force - March 9, 2018

KC-46 delivery slip would push RAA to late spring 2019

Courtney Albon   | March 08, 2018
The Air Force now expects initial KC-46 deliveries at the end of 2018, a schedule delay the Air Force says would push the program's required assets available milestone to late spring 2019. Prime contractor Boeing's integrated master schedule calls for the first new tankers to be delivered in the second quarter of this year, and the company still expects to achieve that milestone. However, service spokeswoman Maj. Emily Grabowski said in a March 6 statement that after a recent schedule...

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