The Air Force accepted the first KC-46A Pegasus tanker from Boeing [BA] on Jan. 10, marking a significant step forward in the service’s effort years in the making to procure a new aerial refueling aircraft. “This is a major milestone for our next generation tanker and will allow our ...

The Defense Department is planning to push a plan to implement a new Space Force under the umbrella of the Air Force, according to a draft proposal currently working its way through Pentagon leadership. The legislative proposal, which was viewed by Defense Daily on Dec. 20, states that a United ...