I just started vacation... Then THIS happens.
At least there will be plenty to discuss while I'm away!
Meanwhile, at the Joint Program Office...
|Me, looking for some vacation.|
|A-29 Super Tucano|
|"KA-BOOM! KA-BOOM! KA-BOOM!"|
|CT-156 Harvard II|
|Airbus' C-295 based gunship concept.|
|Alenia's MC-27J Praetorian gunship.|
|[Cue sad trombone...]|
"[I]t was possible for this crumbling insulation to become lodged in the siphon lines connecting wing and fuselage fuel tanks... This could result in excessive negative pressures in the fuel tanks during flying operations or excessive positive pressures during air or ground refueling. In either case, the under- or over-pressure could cause structural damage to the fuel tanks."
|At least nothing caught on fire this time!|
|Meanwhile... At the Joint Program Office...|
|Lockheed Martin/KAI T-50A|
|Alenia Aermacchi M-346|
|Northrop Grumman's T-X entry|
|Boeing's T-X entry.|
|BAe EAP (Experimental Aircraft Program)|