USAF Short Lists KC-46A Bases

TANKER SHORT LIST: After intense lobbying by lawmakers, the U.S. Air Force released its short list of bases for the KC-46A tanker program. Contenders for the main base, which will begin receiving tankers in 2016, are Altus AFB, Okla.; Fairchild AFB, Wash.; Grand Forks AFB, N.D.; and McConnell AFB...

Subscription Required


This content requires a subscription to one of the Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) bundles.

Schedule a demo today to find out how you can access this content and similar content related to your area of the global aviation industry.

Already an AWIN subscriber? Login


Did you know?  Aviation Week has won top honors multiple times in the Jesse H. Neal National Business Journalism Awards, the business-to-business media equivalent of the Pulitzer Prizes.