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  • Air Force Tanker
    Air Force’s new KC-46A tanker has design review
    A key design review of the U.S. Air Force’s new KC-46A tanker aircraft went well, according to the Air Force and prime contractor Boeing.The critical design review (CDR), held July 8-10 at a Boeing facility in Mukilteo, Wash., near Seattle,...
  • New tanker
    Assembly of Air Force’s first KC-46A tanker begins
    Boeing, the prime contractor for the U.S. Air Force’s new KC-46Arefueling aircraft, began building the first tanker on June 26.The effort kicked off with the start of wing construction at Boeing’s plant in Everett, Wash. Workers loaded...
  • New tanker
    Air Force's first KC-46A tanker nears assembly
    Assembly of the the U.S. Air Force’s first KC-46A aerial refueling aircraft is scheduled to begin in late June, according to a spokesman for prime contractor Boeing.The work will officially kick off when wing construction of the tanker...
  • Rock Throwing on Dale Mabry
    Rock Throwing Juveniles Target Tanker Trucks on Dale Mabry
    In an area that is seeing a higher increase in juvenile criminal activity such as the recent beating of a U.S. Army soldier and near the same area on Bayshore Blvd., a 17 year old highschool student was seriously injured when three juveniles drove...
  • New Boeing KC-46 tanker
    New Boeing KC-46 Air Force tanker passing design review
    The much discussed Boeing KC-46 Tanker program has completed a Preliminary Design Review (PDR) with the U.S. Air Force, a key milestone in the development of the next-generation aerial refueling tanker.The KC-46 review, which began March 21 and...