The first Airbus A400M destined for the Spanish Air Force has finished its painting process and appeared in the colours of the customer. The aircraft, production number MSN44, left the paintshop at the final assembly line (FAL) in Seville and will now undergo ground tests in preparation for its first flight in mid-July.

Airbus blames itself for the engine problems of military transporter A400M Atlas.

The Airbus A400M Atlas a four-engine turboprop military transport aircraft that can also perform aerial refueling and medical evacuation missions. As of April, 2016, there have been 174 plane orders and 23 deliveries.