Top News on Airbus A330 MRTT

  • Boeing completes first flight of new freighter and tanker


    ​Boeing on 28 December completed a 3h, 32min flight of the 767-2C prototype that will be modified to become the first US Air Force KC-46A tanker.


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  • Boeing touts KC-46A cost, combat design ahead of Korean decision


    With South Korea just weeks away from selecting an aerial refuelling tanker, Boeing is touting the combat capability...


  • European tanker exercise points towards combined fleet


    ​Tanker aircraft from four nations are nearing the completion of a European Defence Agency-backed exercise which is...


  • South Korean tanker acquisition delayed by 12 months


    ​The introduction of an in-flight refuelling capability for South Korea has reportedly been postponed by some 12...


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  • Boeing touts KC-46A cost, combat design ahead of Korean decision

    News | 25 Jun 2015 18:32 | James Drew

    With South Korea just weeks away from selecting an aerial refuelling tanker, Boeing is touting the combat capability and lower projected life-cycle cost of its KC-46A offering as reasons for a Pegasus downselect.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-touts-KC-46A-cost-combat-design-ahead-of-Korean-decision-414048/
  • European tanker exercise points towards combined fleet

    News | 21 Apr 2015 10:34 | Anno Gravemaker

    ​Tanker aircraft from four nations are nearing the completion of a European Defence Agency-backed exercise which is intended to increase interoperability and cooperation.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/European-tanker-exercise-points-towards-combined-fleet-411433/
  • South Korean tanker acquisition delayed by 12 months

    News | 17 Mar 2015 11:07 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The introduction of an in-flight refuelling capability for South Korea has reportedly been postponed by some 12 months, following a delay in downselecting one of the three bids for the deal.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/South-Korean-tanker-acquisition-delayed-by-12-months-410237/
  • Boeing completes first flight of new freighter and tanker

    News | 28 Dec 2014 21:22 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Boeing on 28 December completed a 3h, 32min flight of the 767-2C prototype that will be modified to become the first US Air Force KC-46A tanker.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-completes-first-flight-of-new-freighter-and-tanker-407472/
  • IAI offers 767 conversion for South Korean tanker contest

    News | 30 Jun 2014 14:50 | Arie Egozi

    ​Israel Aerospace Industries has joined the contest to supply four aerial refueling aircraft to the South Korean air force. The company will compete with Airbus and Boeing for the $1.4 billion contract, offering an advanced version of its Boeing 767-300ER-derived multi-mission tanker transport, using secondhand aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IAI-offers-767-conversion-for-South-Korean-tanker-contest-400892/
  • ILA: Show to fly flag for German aerospace

    News | 15 May 2014 15:26 | Murdo Morrison

    Berlin’s ILA air show may not have the global status of Paris or Farnborough, but its importance to the German aerospace industry and the federal republic’s international image is illustrated by the fact it will once again be opened by Chancellor Angela Merkel.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ILA-Show-to-fly-flag-for-German-aerospace-399098/