Boeing (BA) submits its proposal to the U.S. Air Force to provide a next-generation aerial...

|About: The Boeing Company (BA)|By:, SA News Editor

Boeing (BA) submits its proposal to the U.S. Air Force to provide a next-generation aerial refueling tanker aircraft, a day after EADS submits its proposal. Boeing’s supporters say the Pentagon should add to the Airbus bid price the estimated value of subsidies on the Airbus A330-200, the model on which the EADS tanker is based. But EADS says its plane is just better.