U.S. Operator To Buy Former Royal Air Force Tristars

Credit: Tristar: British RAF
LONDON—A U.S. company is set to purchase a fleet of former British Royal Air Force (RAF) Lockheed L-1011 Tristar tanker aircraft with the aim of offering civilian refueling services to the U.S. Navy and NATO air arms. Virginia-based Tempus Applied Solutions announced on Aug. 14 that it had entered a...

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