Although Boeing will begin 2018 hoping to put months of technical challenges, schedule delays and cost overruns behind it, the company’s KC-46 Pegasus tanker program again fell short in 2017. In December Boeing finally acknowledged what the U.S. Air Force has long projected—that it will not begin delivering the long-anticipated tanker until 2018. Costs continue to rise, with Boeing taking an additional $329 million charge related to KC-46 development in the third quarter of ...

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