KC-46 Passes Fuel to C-17 A KC-46 equipped with a reworked boom successfully refueled a C-17 heavy cargo aircraft, a sign that Boeing’s most recent tanker troubles may finally be coming to an end. “While it took some time, this week’s results confirm my confidence that the Boeing team will get this figured out. It’s reassuring to see the program take this important step toward the production decision in August,” U.S. Air Force Chief Gen. Dave Goldfein states in ...

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