USAF Hiking Spending On VC-25A Upgrades Amid VC-25B Delays

A U.S. Air Force rendering of the VC-25B.

Credit: U.S. Air Force
The U.S. Air Force is moving funding around and requesting more in fiscal 2024 to upgrade the two existing Boeing VC-25As that fly the Air Force One mission as the replacements are delayed. The Pentagon in January approved a reprogramming request of $15.5 million to start a Block Upgrade program for...
Brian Everstine

Brian Everstine is the Pentagon Editor for Aviation Week, based in Washington, D.C. Before joining Aviation Week in August 2021, he covered the Pentagon for Air Force Magazine. Brian began covering defense aviation in 2011 as a reporter for Military Times.

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