DOD Buzz has this interesting report on the prospect of a split buy for the tanker competition.
AFP, the European news agency, reports DOD/USAF officials are worried another tanker protest will be filed, no matter who wins Round Three.
Reuters has this report on a USAF general urging quick action.
Update, 12:50 PM PDT, Sept. 4: In true military fashion, it’s hurry up and wait–the final RFP for the tanker has been delayed another week, according to this report in The Hill newspaper.
Update, 4:45 PM PDT, Sept. 5: DOD has tough decision on tanker