Air Force prohibits KC-46 tankers from carrying cargo, passengers

//Air Force prohibits KC-46 tankers from carrying cargo, passengers

Air Force prohibits KC-46 tankers from carrying cargo, passengers

The Air Force has barred the new KC-46 tankers from carrying passengers or cargo after "serious technical issues" discovered during a recent test flight. Cargo locks on the floor of the aircraft became unlocked during a recent flight, the Air Force said in a statement. That could put airmen or cargo at risk of being injured by equipment that comes free during flight. “As a result of this discovery, the Air Force has submitted a Category 1 deficiency report and is working with Boeing to identify…

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By | 2019-09-13T01:39:23+00:00 September 13th, 2019|Budget and Tax|

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