BUT? The 179 KC-46's on order will STILL require the Air Force to keep some of the vintage KC-135's in service.... The Air Forcee is already looking for the replacement for the new KC-46 Pegasus.... Make's sense?....Huh? Boeing and the U.S. Air Force are now set to … [Read more...] about U.S. Air Force will start receiving KC-46 Aerial Tankers From Boeing….
Despite Donald Trump's efforts? Boeing joins other American companies in doing business IN China.... Boeing opened its first 737 completion plant in China as the Chicago-based airplane maker navigates the ongoing trade war between Washington and Beijing. The company … [Read more...] about Boeing will start finishing some of its 737 airliners in China….
Defense One is out with a piece that should make American taxpayers and Congress mad.... American airplane manufacture beat out Airbus to supply the US Air Force replacement airial refueler jets....NONE HAVE BEEN delivered since Boeing won the contract in … [Read more...] about Boeing has been unable to deliver ONE new Aerial refueler…Is US Air Force finally looking elsewhere ?
A follow on to the retired Concorde... Boeing Commercial Airplanes (BCA) has joined with hypersonic specialists at the company’s Research & Technology unit to study a Mach 5 passenger transport capable of crossing the Atlantic in 2 hr. or the Pacific in 3. The … [Read more...] about Boeing Unveils Hypersonic Airliner Concept…
This effort in turning out the KC-46 Pegasus is the running with the F-35 as the worst Defense contract effort in decades.... While several other countries have their tankers based on the Boeing 767 airframe in service ? Boeing and the US Air Force cannot get their act … [Read more...] about Will The US Air Force EVER get their Boeing KC-46 Aerial Refuelers in service?….
We'll see how the Trump Admin handles the Boeing deal for Iran.... Cancelling it would result in a loss of tens of thousands of jobs from Boeing and would move the purchase of aircraft to Airbus , the European commercial aircraft manufacturer....Trump would be … [Read more...] about Boeing could lose $20 Billion worth of aircraft sales to Airbus with Trump’s Iran move….