Top News on Airbus A400M

  • FARNBOROUGH: RAF ramps up A400M delivery rate


    ​The UK Royal Air Force is gearing up to receive its first Airbus A400M tactical transport, having dramatically accelerated the schedule for receiving 22 of the type.


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  • FARNBOROUGH: Flybe to maintain RAF A400M fleet


    Flybe’s technical arm is to maintain the UK Royal Air Force’s on-order Airbus A400M military transport fleet.


  • ILA: Elbit to supply protection system for Luftwaffe A400M


    ​Germany’s Bundeswehr has selected Elbit Systems’ J-MUSIC countermeasure equipment for its ordered Airbus A400M...


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  • FARNBOROUGH: Flybe to maintain RAF A400M fleet

    News | 16 Jul 2014 15:04 | Michael Gubisch

    Flybe’s technical arm is to maintain the UK Royal Air Force’s on-order Airbus A400M military transport fleet.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Flybe-to-maintain-RAF-A400M-fleet-401611/
  • FARNBOROUGH: RAF ramps up A400M delivery rate

    News | 14 Jul 2014 08:45 | Craig Hoyle

    ​The UK Royal Air Force is gearing up to receive its first Airbus A400M tactical transport, having dramatically accelerated the schedule for receiving 22 of the type.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-RAF-ramps-up-A400M-delivery-rate-401376/
  • FARNBOROUGH: RAF prepares for new air transport era with A400M

    News | 09 Jul 2014 13:56 | Craig Hoyle

    ​The UK Royal Air Force’s first pair of Airbus A400M tactical transports are scheduled to be accepted just over two months from now, with the European type to provide a long-anticipated and much-needed replacement for its already-retired Lockheed Martin C-130Ks.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-RAF-prepares-for-new-air-transport-era-with-A400M-400774/
  • FARNBOROUGH: Redesign transforms KC-390 into all-new market threat

    News | 08 Jul 2014 07:50 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Embraer’s original idea for a “C-390” airlifter once seemed as straightforward as the designation implies. Engineers could borrow the wing and engine of the proven, passenger-carrying E-190, and modify the cabin as a cargo hold with a rear ramp.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Redesign-transforms-KC-390-into-all-new-market-threat-400462/
  • Latest Voyager arrival completes 'core' fleet for RAF

    News | 29 May 2014 16:15 | Craig Hoyle

    ​The ninth Airbus A330 Voyager from the UK’s Future Strategic Tanker Aircraft programme touched down at the Royal Air Force’s Brize Norton base in Oxfordshire on 29 May, completing the service’s “core” fleet of the type.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Latest-Voyager-arrival-completes-core-fleet-for-RAF-399826/
  • ILA: Maintaining the Transall C-160 towards 2019 retirement

    News | 22 May 2014 10:32 | Michael Gubisch

    Germany’s Bundeswehr might be taking delivery of its first Airbus A400M transport in November, but the tactical airlifter’s venerable predecessor Transall C-160 is to remain in service until almost the end of the decade.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ILA-Maintaining-the-Transall-C-160-towards-2019-retirement-399420/