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September 22, 2017, 8:40 PM

U.S. Air Force Will Test KC-46 to Assess Boom-Scraping Issue

The service has identified three technical deficiencies with the Boeing 767 tanker derivative, now in developmental testing.

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Ka-52K prototype on ramp
Jul 16, 2015 - 7:29 AM
The more powerful Ka-52K was shown with Kh-35 and Kh-38 anti-ship missiles.
Jul 15, 2015 - 5:23 PM
The four-seat Windecker Eagle will be flying in the experimental exhibition category.
Jul 15, 2015 - 4:27 PM
Deal off for 40 Boeing 737-900ERs, 20 Embraer 190s, confirms Delta CEO
Jul 15, 2015 - 3:22 PM
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Jul 15, 2015 - 3:15 PM
Appointments come as Cirrus readies for certification and deliveries of its single-engine Vision jet.
Jul 15, 2015 - 9:25 AM
Phenom 300 deliveries helped improve Embraer's second quarter, but shipments are still down on the year.
Airbus Fennec on ramp
Jul 15, 2015 - 7:36 AM
European company will partner with the Mahindra Group to compete with American and Russian OEMs for hundreds of orders.
U.S. Marine Corps MV-22 Osprey
Jul 14, 2015 - 7:51 PM
The U.S. Navy awarded the joint venture a $332.5 million contract modification to deliver five MV-22 Osprey tiltotors.
Cirrus SF50 Vision Jet
Jul 13, 2015 - 11:33 AM
C1, the second of three conforming flight-test SF50s, is currently being outfitted with the ballistic recovery system.
RIAT airshow formation
Jul 9, 2015 - 11:39 AM
Paris drop-outs are among many aerospace companies that will be present at two major events in the UK this year.