Lockheed Martin Unveils LMXT Design For Bridge Tanker

Lockheed Martin's Bridge Tanker
Lockheed Martin’s opening bid for the bridge tanker prizes fuel capacity and networking capability but downplays cargo volume.
Credit: Lockheed Martin
Fifty-nine thousand pounds has emerged as a possibly deal-breaking difference in a brewing competition between the Boeing KC-46 and the newly unveiled Lockheed Martin LMXT tanker proposal for the U.S. Air Force’s “bridge tanker” contract. The LMXT, a new version of the Airbus A330 Multi-Role Tanker...

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