A vital new plane.
Key point: The new KC-46 tanker will help America keep its warplanes flying, especially on long-range patrol or strike missions.
Last week, the KC-46 Pegasus aerial refueling aircraft passed one of its two final milestones prior to entering service with the U.S. Air Force. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) granted the platform a supplemental type certificate. The KC-46 had previously received the FAA’s amended type certificate which...
Read this story at The National Interest