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USAF suspends KC-46A tanker deliveries again

3rd April 2019 - 13:15 GMT | by Marc Selinger in Washington DC


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For the second time this year, the US Air Force has temporarily stopped accepting new KC-46A Pegasus tankers after finding foreign object debris (FOD) in the Boeing-built airplanes. 

‘Our inspectors identified additional foreign object debris and areas where Boeing did not meet quality standards,’ USAF spokesperson Capt Hope ...

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