Govt. Probes Boeing-Air Force Lease Program Earlier this year, members of Congress questioned Air Force plans to lease 100 Boeing aircraft for use as in-flight fueling tankers, which some studies showed to be more expensive than buying the tankers outright. The lease deal is under scrutiny again, in the wake of Boeing firing two executives involved with military contracts. NPR's Peter Overby reports.
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Govt. Probes Boeing-Air Force Lease Program

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Govt. Probes Boeing-Air Force Lease Program

Govt. Probes Boeing-Air Force Lease Program

Govt. Probes Boeing-Air Force Lease Program

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Earlier this year, members of Congress questioned Air Force plans to lease 100 Boeing aircraft for use as in-flight fueling tankers, which some studies showed to be more expensive than buying the tankers outright. The lease deal is under scrutiny again, in the wake of Boeing firing two executives involved with military contracts. NPR's Peter Overby reports.