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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/KC-X

KC-X is the United States Air Force (USAF) program to procure its next- generation aerial ... The two contenders to replace the KC-135 aircraft were Boeing and EADS, following the elimination of US Aerospace, Inc. .... However, the Air Force rejected the US Aerospace bid for allegedly arriving 5 minutes after the deadline, ...

www.aviationtoday.com/2018/07/27/boeing-kc-46a-moves-closer-certification-first-delivery

Jul 27, 2018 ... Boeing expects to deliver the first KC-46A to the U.S. Air Force in October ... The Air Force is requesting $88.2 million to fund the ongoing KC-46 ...

www.forbes.com/sites/lorenthompson/2017/09/08/how-the-air-forces-new-kc-46-tanker-could-become-a-hundred-year-franchise-for-boeing

Sep 8, 2017 ... Nobody has the reach America does, and that is largely due to the Air Force's tanker fleet. KC-46 will be able to support any military aircraft that ...

www.bizjournals.com/seattle/news/2018/09/10/boeing-kc-46-pegasus-program-usaf-order-fourth-lot.html

Sep 10, 2018 ... A Boeing KC-46 tanker for the U.S. Air Force prepares to refuel a second ... The latest order is good news for Puget Sound region aerospace ...

www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/defense/2017-09-22/us-air-force-will-test-kc-46-assess-boom-scraping-issue

Sep 22, 2017 ... The U.S. Air Force will test the KC-46 aerial refueling tanker next month to ... fly- by-wire refueling boom had made contact with receiver aircraft ...

www.defenseindustrydaily.com/the-usafs-kcx-aerial-tanker-rfp-03009

Sep 12, 2018 ... In January 2007, the big question was whether there would be a competition for the USA's KC-X proposal, covering 175 production aircraft and ...

www.defenseone.com/business/2016/05/new-air-force-tanker-delayed-because-it-cant-refuel-planes/128670

May 27, 2016 ... Boeing has eaten $1.3 billion trying to fix their KC-46 Pegasus aerial refueling plane. Now new aircraft, USAF decision to buy more, pushed ...

leehamnews.com/category/air-force-tanker

Jul 25, 2018 ... The aerospace giant posted free cash flow of $4.3bn for the second quarter of the ... One Boeing, lessons learned from P-8, KC-767 find their way in KC-46A ... “In partnership with the U.S. Air Force, our team has made great progress on the KC- 46 Tanker,” Boeing said in a statement. .... LLC Corporate Site ...

leehamnews.com/2010/09/17/kc-767-cost-advantage-over-kc-45

Sep 17, 2010 ... The KC-30 is BIGGER & HEAVIER than every aircraft in US inventory except for the C-5s & a handful of specialized 747-based aircraft!