The Qatar Emiri Air Force (QEAF) has received its fourth C-17 Globemaster III, a high-wing, four-engine, T-tailed military-transport aircraft, today in Long Beach, California.
The delivery reflects Qatar’s agreement with the
Boeing recently delivered a third C-17 Globemaster III airlifter to the UAE Air Force and Air Defence at the C-17 programme’s final assembly facility in Long Beach.
“We selected the C-17 Globemaster III for the versatility and reliability
The UAE Air Force recently received its first C-17 Globemaster III, powered exclusively by four Pratt & Whitney F117 engines.
The UAE Air Force is slated to receive a total of six C-17s by 2012. Pratt & Whitney is a United Technolo
Boeing delivered a second C-17 Globemaster III airlifter to the UAE Air Force and Air Defence at the C-17 programme’s final assembly facility in Long Beach.
The company is contracted to deliver a total of six C-17s to its UAE customer – fo