Lease of Boeing Tankers to U.S. Air Force

September 3, 2003

Members will hear testimony on the proposed lease of 100 Boeing 767 aircraft for use by the U.S. Air Force as aerial refueling tankers. Senator McCain will preside. Following is a tentative witness list (not necessarily in order of appearance):


Opening Remarks

  • The Honorable John McCain

Witness Panel 1

  • Mr. Christopher Bolkcom

  • The Honorable Douglas Holtz-Eakin

  • The Honorable James G. Roche

  • Mr. Neal P. Curtin

Witness Panel 2

  • Lt. Gen. John B. Sams, Jr. (USAF, Retired)

  • Mr. Eric Miller

  • Dr. J. Richard Nelson

  • Mr. Steven Ellis