Boeing Expects First KC-46 Tanker Deliveries Within 2018; Leanne Caret Comments

Leanne Caret

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 8, 2018 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) anticipates the first 18 deliveries of its KC-46 aerial refueling aircraft to the U.S. Air Force within the year, with four production units already scheduled for rollout to McConnell Air Force Base, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday.

The Seattle Times reported Thursday that Leanne Caret, president and CEO of Boeing’s defense, space and security business and a 2018 Wash100 awardee, said the company is ready to “ramp up” delivery of the airborne tankers, 34 of which are in various production stages.

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