Airbus Wins Autonomous Refueling Approval; Boeing Reveals Demo

The A330 MRTT
The A330 MRTT is the first tanker certified to conduct autonomous air-to-air refueling missions.
Credit: Airbus
In the long-standing tanker competition between Airbus and Boeing, one company will not concede the other the spotlight for even a couple of hours. Airbus at the Farnborough International Airshow announced that its autonomous air-to-air refueling effort (A3R) with the Republic of Singapore Air Force...

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