Bad Wiring Bundles ‘Chew Up’ KC-46 Schedule Margin

Credit: Boeing/John D. Parker
A version of this article appears in the September 22 issue of Aviation Week & Space Technology. Boeing’s aggressively low bidding—which allowed the company to “buy into” the U.S. Air Force’s KC-135 replacement program and definitively defeat rival Airbus—was always considered a gamble. And the...

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