KC-46 Conducts Multi-Point Air Refueling

Credit: Boeing
For the first time, the U.S. Air Force’s KC-46 transferred fuel through all four refueling points during a single flight test. During the multi-point air refueling flight, the Boeing KC-46A Pegasus transferred over 4,000 lb. of fuel to F-18 aircraft using both the left and right Wing Aerial...

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