A400M

Royal Air Force satisfied with Airbus A400M, confirms C-130 Hercules retirement

The Royal Air Force is satisfied with the Airbus A400M performance during the Afghanistan evacuation and will not postpone the retirement of the C-130 Hercules....


Airbus receives order for 2 A400M aircraft from Kazakhstan

Airbus received an order for two A400M four-engine turboprop military transport aircraft, made by the Republic of Kazakhstan.  ...


European nations step up evacuation flights from Kabul

European nations have been evacuating people from Kabul, with more flights taking off after chaos in previous days.  ...


French Airbus A400M Atlas reaches initial operational capability

The Airbus A400M Atlas transport aircraft of the French Air Force has achieved initial tactical capability....


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

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....