The UAE (United Arab Emirates) is buying another two American C-17 air transports. The UAE uses the C-17 to move commercial as well as military cargo. The UAE already has six and ordered the first four in 2009. These latest C-17s for the UAE may be the last ones ordered, with total production ending at 279.
Britain is the largest foreign user of the C-17. Australia and Canada each got four. The U.S. Air Force operates 173. strategypage