Australia May Lift C-17 Fleet To 10

BEIJING — The Australian defense department has confirmed that it may seek two Boeing C-17A Globemasters in addition to the pair that it has just decided to order and the six that the country has in service.

As a result, the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) may tie India as the largest non-U.S. operator of the heavy airlifter, alongside the Indian air force, which has ordered 10, but reportedly has options on six more. The Royal Air Force has eight.

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Author: David Pflieger

David Pflieger is working as the CEO of Island Air, located in Hawaii. David received his pilot training in the United States Air Force, and has since held multiple positions with different airlines, for over 20 years!

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