Briefing on Air Force's Response on Fee-For-Service Aerial Refueling

Solis, William M.
October 2009
GAO Reports;10/5/2009, p1
Government Document
The article reports on the briefing of the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) on the response of the Air Force to the fee-for-service (FFS) air refueling program. It states that the Air Force responded that potential participants in the program need time to modify an aircraft and the program expects an 18 to 36 month period during which an air refueling aircraft will be produced. It notes that the cost of a long term FFS would mean lower vendor flying hour costs.


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