Airbus Carries Out Automated Refueling With Large Receiver

Credit: A310: Airbus
LONDON—Airbus has continued trials with its automated aerial refueling system with successful tests with a large receiver aircraft. The company’s Defense and Space division said its A310 aerial boom development aircraft had achieved seven automated refueling contacts with a Royal Australian Air...

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