A330 MRTT Operators Consider Broadening Tanker Mission

Credit: Airbus Defense and Space
A new generation of aerial refueling aircraft is in service above the skies of Iraq and Syria. Alongside the usual U.S. Air Force KC-135s and KC-10s that tend to dominate the tanker fleets of any major aerial campaign, Australian and British Airbus A330 Multi-Role Tanker Transports (MRTT) are also...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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