Latest stories

  • in , , ,

    The Pegasus: The First Production KC-46A Tanker Has Flown

    At 1032 local time on Tuesday December 5th 2017, the first production-spec Boeing KC-46A Pegasus aerial refueling tanker took off from Paine Field at Boeing’s plant at Everett in Washington. The flight lasted some three hours and thirty minutes, during which the two Boeing test pilots and crew climbed to 39,000 feet and executed the […] More

  • in ,

    KC-46 Completes First Wet Fueling of F-16. Here’s The Audio Of The Plug.

    Boeing completed another milestone in the delayed KC-46 tanker program yesterday. With great precision, a KC-46 linked up with a F-16 in the air and offloaded fuel. During a series of test maneuvers to test the flight interactions between the two aircraft, the F-16 maneuvered into the typical air refueling envelope are received 1,600 lbs of fuel. […] More

Load More
Congratulations. You've reached the end of the internet.