TITLE

Top It Up, Please!

AUTHOR(S)
Braybrook, Roy
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Armada International;Apr2009, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the use of air-to-air aircraft refueling technology by the U.S. military take make safer and longer-range deployments. The Air Force will retire its fleet of Boeing KC-135 tankers which is expected to take more than 35 years. Features of the proposed Eads-Casa Multi-Role Tanker/Transport (MRTT) conversion of the Airbus A330-200 are enumerated.
ACCESSION #
37707137

 

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