TEHRAN (defapress) – The US State Department has approved a possible $2.4 billion sale of eight KC-46 refueling tanker jets to Israel, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency said on Tuesday in an official notification to Congress.
News ID: 80401
Publish Date: 04March 2020 - 13:13
The potential deal is for up to eight of the jets made by Boeing Co as well as spare equipment and radios, Reuters reported.
The KC-46 aircraft, which refuels other aircraft mid-air, has been plagued with problems, including foreign object debris found in the planes and issues with the mechanism for delivering fuel.