An Airbus A400M aircraft, that belongs to the Spanish Air Force, landed for the first time ever in Colombia at the Comando Aéreo de Transporte Militar (CATAM) of the Colombian Air Force, Bogotá. The aircraft performed several flights in Colombia before it returned to the Zaragoza Air Base (Spain), where the aircraft is based.
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A Spanish Air Force A400M airlifter and a LATAM A320neo jetliner at the 2018 FIDAE International Air and Space Fair in Santiago, Chile showcase the range of Airbus products on display at Latin America’s leading air show
The Airbus A400M, seen here in a flight display by the Spanish Air Force at the 2018 FIDAE air show, is the most advanced, proven and certified airlifter available to fulfill the needs of global armed forces
The A400M is the most advanced, proven and certified airlifter available, combining 21st century state-of-the-art technologies to fulfill the current and upcoming Armed Forces’ needs. The A400M combines the capability to carry strategic loads with the ability to deliver even into tactical locations with small and unprepared airstrips.
With a maximum payload of 37 tonnes (81 600 lb) and a volume of 340 m3 (12,000 ft3), the A400M – such as this one operated by the Spanish Air Force and on display at the 2018 FIDAE air show – is becoming the transport aircraft of choice for air forces worldwide
An A400M operated by the Spanish Air Force is one of the many Airbus products – encompassing military airlifters, commerical jetliners, helicopters and Earth-orbiting satellites – represented at the 2018 FIDAE air show in Santiago, Chile
With exceptional range and payload lift capacity, Airbus’ A400M is becoming the transport aircraft of choice for air forces worldwide – as underscored by the airlifter’s presence at the 2018 FIDAE air show in Chile
Airbus has delivered more than 60 new generation A400M airlifters to military services, including this aircraft operated by the Spanish Air Force – which is participating in Chile’s 2018 FIDAE air show
Airbus’ military aircraft have a longstanding presence in Latin America, with the light- and medium-class C212, CN235 and C295 sold to the armed forces of 13 countries in this region; seen here at the 2018 FIDAE airshow is a C295W operated by Fuerza Aerea Mexicana, the Mexican Air Force
Airbus is the market leader in Latin America with more than 150 light and medium transport aircraft sold in the region, including this C295W operated by Fuerza Aerea Mexicana – the Mexican Air Force – and on display at the FIDAE air show in Santiago, Chile
The Airbus H130 on static display at the FIDAE International Air and Space Fair in Santiago, Chile, is a light single-engine helicopter regularly used for passenger transportation, sightseeing, VIP duties, medical airlift, law enforcement and surveillance missions
Leo Jeoh (design office head at Airbus Helicopters Southeast Asia, seen at centre), and his team pose around the Skyways unmanned aerial vehicle, which made its first flight today from the National University of Singapore