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Rolls Royce To Supply 650 New F130 Turbofans Engines For B-52 Bomber Fleet

Rolls Royce To Supply 650 New F130 Turbofans Engines For B-52 Bomber Fleet

On Sept. 24, 2021, The Pentagon announced that Rolls Royce has awarded a contract to supply 608 new F130 turbofans engines for the B-52H Stratofortress bomber fleet. Rolls Royce gets an estimated $500,870,458 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide new engines for the B-52H Stratofortress bomber fleet, with a potential total of …

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USAF KC-135 Stratotanker Aircraft Suffered Runway Excursion In Finland

USAF KC-135 Stratotanker Aircraft Suffered Runway Excursion In Finland

The U.S. Air Force’s KC-135 Stratotanker air tanker, which participated in the Arctic Challenge Exercise 21 – Credits: Ilmavoimat U.S. Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker, air refueling plane suffered a runway excursion after landing at Rovaniemi Airport, Finland. No one was injured. According to Lentoposti news, the aircraft stopped 150m past …

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