A400M

Spanish Air Force says “adiós” to C-130 Hercules

 From January 1, 2021, the Airbus A400M replaced the Lockheed C-130H Hercules within the Ejército del Aire, the Spanish Air Force....


Kazakhstan reportedly in talks to acquire two Airbus A400M

Airbus Defense & Space is discussing with Kazakhstan the acquisition of two A400M, according to Spanish media....


Belgian Army receives first Airbus A400M airlifter

The Air Component of the Belgian Army received its first of seven Airbus A400M transport aircraft....


Airbus A400M deployed to airlift COVID-19 patients around France

An Airbus A400M of the French Air Force landed on the tarmac of Nantes-Atlantique airport. Onboard the unusual aircraft were four patients from Lyon, a city badly affected by the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic....


Airbus A400M achieves first airlift of Griffon armored vehicle

Airbus A400M achieves first airlift of Griffon armored vehicle

Validating yet another tactical capability, the Airbus A400M Atlas was able to carry, for the first time, a VBMR Griffon, the brand new armored vehicle of the French Army....


Airbus delivers A400M military plane to Luxembourg Armed Forces

Luxembourg Armed Forces took delivery of its Airbus A400M military aircraft after a 3 hour-long ferry flight from Seville Airport (SVQ), Spain, where the final assembly line is located. The A400M is the first military plane owned and operated by the Belgium-Luxembourg Binational Air Transport unit....


Airbus A400M destined to Luxembourg takes off for maiden flight

The A400M ordered by the Luxembourg military completed its maiden flight at the final assembly line of Seville, Spain, on April 13, 2020. The aircraft is scheduled for delivery later in the year....


German A400M evacuates two French coronavirus patients

An A400M Atlas transporter of the Luftwaffe was used to transport patients hospitalized in Strasbourg, France, towards Ulm, in Germany, in an effort to relieve the overcrowded hospitals of Alsace....


Airbus ends 2019 with $1.4 billion loss after corruption charges

Airbus has announced its 2019 financial results. While the year was a record-breaking one for the European conglomerate in terms of aircraft deliveries and orders, the manufacturer had to take several charges throughout the year, which put the final line in the company’s financial statement in the red.  ...


Coronavirus: foreign aircraft scrambled for Wuhan evacuation

Governments around the world are organizing to repatriate their citizens via planes from Wuhan ‒ the heart of the Coronavirus epidemic. Meanwhile, several carriers have already announced the suspension of their flights to China to prevent the spread....