Air Force tankers like this will be replaced by new Airbus/Northrup Grumman tankers.
Air Force tankers like this will be replaced by new Airbus/Northrup Grumman tankers. Senior Airman Jeffrey Allen / U.S. Air Force via Seattle Times
Air Force tankers like this will be replaced by new Airbus/Northrup Grumman tankers. Senior Airman Jeffrey Allen / U.S. Air Force via Seattle Times

Trade ruling adds fuel to aerial-tanker contract fight

September 20, 2009 6:00 AM