Thursday, 28 April 2016

Boeing's final KC-46 Pegasus test aircraft made its maiden flight

With a successful first flight on April 25th, Boeing has added the fourth and final flight test aircraft to the KC-46 Pegasus fleet, a 767-2C, the US-based giant announced on Tuesday. During the 1 hour, 40 minute flight, test pilots performed operational engine checks, flight controls and environmental systems checks and took the 767-2C to a maximum altitude of 39,000 feet prior to landing at Boeing Field, south of Seattle.
Boeing's fourth and final KC-46 test aircraft, a 767-2C, took to the skies
(Credit: Boeing/Tim Stake)
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