Fuel Passed To Receiving Aircraft Through The Fuselage
The Airbus Military A330 MRTT has successfully passed fuel to
receiver aircraft using the Fuselage Refuelling Unit (FRU) for the
first time - meaning that all of the aircraft's refuelling systems
have now been demonstrated.
Aircraft Assigned To The Joint Rapid Reaction Force
The Royal Air Force has received its seventh C-17 Globemaster
III airlifter at RAF Brize Norton in Oxfordshire, England. The
aircraft was officially delivered on Nov. 16 from Boeing's facility
in Long Beach, CA.
Pentagon Says Incresing Development Phase Will Save Money In
The Long Run
The Pentagon announced Thursday that the expected one-year delay
in deploying the F-35 would eventually save the government about
$6.9 billion, according to an e-mail from DoD's military programs