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June 5, 2013

On-time, on-budget – allowing KC-10s to arrive at their global destinations quicker with increased mission effectiveness and fuel savings.

In 2011, Rockwell Collins was awarded the contract to upgrade the KC-10 to meet CNS/ATM requirements. The KC-10 CNS/ATM program includes the integration of a new Flight Management System (FMS) with military flight planning (including tanker-unique patterns), new Inertial Navigation Units (INU) integrated with the existing analog autopilot.

October 13, 2011

Rockwell Collins becomes primary avionics provider for tankers around the world

With a series of successful tanker program achievements, Rockwell Collins has become the primary avionics provider for all U.S. Air Force tanker programs.