Top News on Airbus A400M

  • PICTURES: ​Malaysia receives first A400M


    Malaysia has taken delivery of its first Airbus A400M tactical transport, making it the first country to receive the type beyond the aircraft’s launch nations.


  • Other News for Airbus A400M

  • Second A400M arrives at RAF Brize Norton


    ​A second Airbus A400M tactical transport has arrived at the Royal Air Force’s Brize Norton base in Oxfordshire, a...


  • Ukraine gives approval for An-70 production start


    ​The Ukrainian defence ministry has given its approval for Antonov’s An-70 tactical transport to enter series...


  • Airbus lands Anglo-French A400M support deal


    ​With a combined six of the aircraft now being flown by their air forces, the defence ministries of France and the UK...


  • News Listings for Airbus A400M

  • RAF Hercules get extended-range upgrade

    News | 18 Mar 2015 12:57 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Several of the Royal Air Force’s Lockheed Martin C-130J tactical transports have been upgraded for extended-range operations, the UK Ministry of Defence says.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/RAF-Hercules-get-extended-range-upgrade-410303/
  • ANALYSIS: A400M Atlas delivers the goods for RAF

    News | 16 Mar 2015 12:34 | Craig Hoyle

    ​As it touched down at the Royal Air Force’s Akrotiri base in Cyprus on the evening of 3 March, aircraft ZM400 became the first Airbus A400M to deliver a payload of “vital freight” for the service.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-A400M-Atlas-delivers-the-goods-for-RAF-409960/
  • ANALYSIS: Procurement questions to dominate LIMA show

    News | 11 Mar 2015 09:29 | Greg Waldron

    Langkawi is an idyllic location for an air show, but its sunny skies aren’t likely to shed much light on Kuala Lumpur’s procurement agenda.​http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Procurement-questions-to-dominate-LIMA-show-409045/
  • PICTURES: ​Malaysia receives first A400M

    News | 10 Mar 2015 08:18 | Greg Waldron

    Malaysia has taken delivery of its first Airbus A400M tactical transport, making it the first country to receive the type beyond the aircraft’s launch nations.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURES-Malaysia-receives-first-A400M-409951/
  • Second A400M arrives at RAF Brize Norton

    News | 03 Mar 2015 14:31 | Craig Hoyle

    ​A second Airbus A400M tactical transport has arrived at the Royal Air Force’s Brize Norton base in Oxfordshire, a little over three months after the service’s lead example touched down in the UK.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Second-A400M-arrives-at-RAF-Brize-Norton-409682/
  • Ukraine gives approval for An-70 production start

    News | 28 Jan 2015 22:41 | Craig Hoyle

    ​The Ukrainian defence ministry has given its approval for Antonov’s An-70 tactical transport to enter series production for the nation’s air force, 20 years after the company’s first prototype took to the air. Confirmation of the move came during an event at Antonov’s facilities on 22 January, and followed a deal signed on 13 January.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Ukraine-gives-approval-for-An-70-production-start-408413/